Have I ever told you how much I love you?
Have I shown it enough times?
Do you feel like I pay you any mind?
Or do you feel chastised?
Do I cast you away like the others?
Do I hurt your feelings? Make you cry?
Have I told you how honored I am to know you?
Have I shown that anytime?
You have always been there for me.
You watched movies with me, prayed with me, ate with me.
Someone to talk to,
To play pranks on,
Someone to laugh with,
A shoulder to cry on;
To play games with,
To tell secrets to,
To have fun with;
To hug, to hurt, listen to and love.
With that light in your eyes you captivate people.
No one can escape your contagious guffaw.
Your focus inspires me; I covet it.
To know you is perpetual joy.
I want you to know that I love you.
I want you to know that I care.
I want to tell you Iím sorry,
When my secrets I would not share.
Iím sorry if I ignored you,
And at times when I was bitter,
The privilege was mine to know you.
Yours truly, your dearest sister.