S: 21 Reasons Why We Love Lauren
BC: Hey, old friend, let's look back on the crazy clothes we wore Ain't it fun to look back and to see it's all be done before? All those nights together are our special memories And I can't wait for tomorrow just as long as you're dancing next to me. Cuz it's so clear, every year we get stronger! Though what's gone is gone and the past is the past Turn the radio up and then hit the gas cuz... I know we've come so far but we've got so far to go. I know the road seems long but it won't be long 'til it's time to go. So, most days we'll take it fast, but some nights we'll take it slow. I know we've come so far, but baby! We've got so far to go! Hey, old friend, together, side by side and year by year! The road was filled with twists and turns. Oh, but that's the road that got us here. Let's move past the bad times. But before those memories fade.. Let's forgive but not forget and learn from all the mistakes we made. Cuz it's so clear! Every year we get stronger! So don't give up and don't say when. And just get back on the road again cuz.. I know we've come so far but we've got so far to go, I know the road seems long but it won't be long 'til it's time to go. So, most days we'll take it fast but some nights we'll take it slow. I know we've come so far, but baby! We've got so far to go! Hey ol' friend! Come along for the ride. There's plenty of room so jump inside. The highway is rockin' every now and then It feels so much better where I been Just keep moving at your own speed Your heart is all the compass you'll ever need Let's keep crusin' on the road we're on Because the rear view mirror only shows what's gone gone gone! We've got so far to go!
FC: Happy 21st Birthday | 21 Reasons Why We Love Our Lauren
1: Happy Birthday Laur! We love you, and we hope you have a special year! Love, Megan and Liz
2: Because you are turning the big "2-1", we decided to tell you 21 things we love about you :)
3: I'll be there for you, when the rain starts to pour. I'll be there for you, like I've been there before I'll be there for you.. REASON #1 Cause you're there for me too | So no one told you life was gonna be this way... Your job's a joke, you're broke, your love life's D O A It's like you're always stuck in second gear... When it hasn't been your day, your week, your month or even your year BUT
4: REASON #2 We love you because we literally have been around the world and back. The passion you have for helping others, regardless of if we are in Elkhorn or Jamaica, is awesome.
5: Reason #3 You're not afraid to let loose and shake your groove thing!
6: Reason #4 You have such a sense of calmness and the best outlook on life in the entire world.
7: Reason #5 You are always there to hang out and be supportive.
8: I N T O | Reason #6 You let us into your life as friends, and turned us into family. This means the world to both of us, and we know no matter what we have your love and support.
9: Reason # 7 You are always ready to have a good time :) & constantly surprises us with your creative ideas.
10: Reason #8 Your contagious smile.
11: Reason #9 You are a team player. Regardless of what you do, you are looking for a way to help others and improve in everything you do.
12: Reason #10 You aren't afraid to be silly!
13: Reason #11 Your ambition to succeed.
14: Reason #12 Your incredible faith. You always have encouraging words for us, and your passion for the Lord is incredible.
15: Reason #13 You've ALWAYS got our backs, and never forget we've always got yours!
16: Reason # 16 You've always been there to keep us grounded in what actually matters-- God, family, and time spent with friends.
17: I’ve been a walking heartache I’ve made a mess of me The person that I’ve been lately Ain’t who I wanna be But you stay here right beside me Watch as the storm blows through And I need you God gave me you for the ups and downs God gave me you for the days of doubt For when I think I’ve lost my way There are no words here left to say, it’s true God gave US you | Reason #17
18: Reason #18 You aren't afraid to take charge, but always do it in in a loving and kind way. This was shown when you were color guard captain.
19: Reason #19 You clean up nicely ;) | When I walk in the spot, this is what I see.. Everybody stops and they staring at me.... I got a passion in my pants and I ain't afraid to show it I'm sexy and I know it Girl look at that body Girl look at that body Girl look at that body I work out :)
20: Reason #20 Heck Yes Kevin Spacey, You're 21! I do not know where I would be in my life today without you in it. You have brought so much laughter, joy, comfort, and excitement into my life. Words cannot describe the person you are and the unique outlook on life that you have. I know through the years I have written you many sappy letters and cards telling you how much you mean to me, but as the years continue to go by, the more and more true those statements become. You've accomplished so much thus far, and you always have the best words of comfort to get me through bumps in the road. Thank you for being the voice of reason in my life, and I cannot WAIT to see what crazy adventures we have ahead!! I love you more than you'll ever know!
21: Reason #21 Lauren, I can honestly say that I am so proud to have called you a friend for 21 years. You are an amazing woman, and I learn so much from you each and every time we get to spend time together. From VBS, mission trips, and Covenant Ceders to color guard, high school troubles and college fun, you literally have been there through it all. Happy Birthday best friend! :) Being 21 is going to be an adventure, and like everything else in your life, I know you will conquer it with no problems. | I'm so blessed to have you in my life, and I know God placed you in my life to help keep me on track. I love you so much, and I know I will always have a friend in you. I love you Laur!! Happy Birthday and always remember: Proverbs 31:25- She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future. AND Song of Songs 4:7 You are altogether beautiful my darling, beautiful in every way.