merriam-webster defines thanksgiving as:
- the act of giving thanks
- a prayer expressing attitude
- a public acknowledgement or celebration of divine goodness
this is it. this is the holiday we've longed for all this time. a time to build our own family traditions, carry down things that remind us of our own child hoods, and creating memories with and for dax. it's still hard to believe it's all real, but for this day, this life, this gift, this treasure, this love, we give the ultimate thanks.