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Happy Birthday Sunshine. Kabuoy Wants You To Know Just How Special You Are.





Dear Sunshine,
I am not much of a writer and that's why when I saw the beautiful post about me on my birthday, I got scared. 
How was I gonna top that?!
Well, here we are! it's your birthday today!!! yaaaay!
I was gonna go with the cheesy "you bring sunshine into our lives and you're the best thing that ever happened since ikokore"... but we all know there's me soooo... looool!

I really don't know how to start so iv decided to write about what I love about you in no particular order and it is (sooo) not exhaustive.

Your patience: Recently, you put up a photo that read "I don't have a quick temper, I just have little toleration for bullshit" and I just did the yinmu! Who has a quick temper?! You'll just be making some of us look bad. You are one to walk out of a terrible situation unphased. I still don't know how you do it sometimes. 

Your beautiful hands: I say this literally and figuratively. You have that inborn ability to take things and make them beautiful. 

Your free-spiritedness: I really love this one. There are days i'm like really?! Really sunshine?! But I have seen the awesome advantages and believe me, iv come to love that about you.

Your terrible dance moves: there's one picture I have never been able to take out of my head. the picture of you doing the azonto! It's soo epic! It has refused to erase itself.

Your resilience: You are one of the most resilient people I know. Your ability to keep pushing when you're going through really tough situations is really inspiring. You never let things break you. You always come out stronger! 

Your ability to think deeply: I have consoled myself with the fact that this comes with experience so I should just give it time... loool. Very soon i'll be saying my own "words on marble".lol

Your jaiye lifestyle: we've always joked that your husband must be rich. Just so you can help him spend his money.. well, just in case he doesn't know how! Looool. 
You've shown me that life should be lived(enjoyed) and not endured.

Your courage: I used to be very upset and always wondered why you never stood up to *you know who* all those years, but I realized that courage is not necessarily in confrontations and putting up fights/causing a scene... the ability to keep calm, firm and brave in the face of trouble is true courage.

I can go on and on... 


I'm grateful to God for all he has brought us through. I know there are times you just want to break my head but you know you can't do without me... lool!

I love you from the bottom of my heart and in you, i'v found a best friend for life!!! I'm blessed and honored to have you as my sister. Thanks for being patient with me, for teaching me, for inspiring me  and for always making me proud.

I pray that the good Lord would grant all your heart desires. You have been made the head, you will never become tail. The Lord shall lift you up, and empower you with everything you need, to be who you are destined to be. You will fulfill divine destiny and purpose! 
You will not fail God and you will not fail your generation.

Keep shining Beautiful!!!!!


With Loads and loads of love and kisses,

Kabuoy.


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Hmmm, this kind of sisterly love, me I want o! Happy birthday our darling Sunshine, it seems you really bring sun shine everywhere you go. God's blessings sweetie!

Comments

  1. Happy bday sunshine, God bless your new age. You know.the new.name I gave you on bbm abi*side eyes*. llnp in good health,wealth and the glory of God. Biaaaa kabouy, I Have a sister too ohh,be making someone jealous, infact I would tell her to include blog reading and commenting as one of her new year resolutions because of you and sunshine. Lmao. Have a blast sunshine bebe.

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  2. Happy birthday Sunshine darling....May God enlarge your territory beyond your imagination. (((hugs)))

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    1. Tiwa bebe, hope u enjoying marital bliss,I can imagine you glowing. Keep waxing strong. Congrats

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    2. My love, I sure am...thanks darling

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  3. Happy birthday Sunshine. God bless you and keep you shining.

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  4. Awww...happy birthday sunshine...long life and prosperity...Kabouy,u make me miss my late sister so much..have fun girls...tnhw

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    1. Kisses and hugs dear TNHW! I go show for IB city on the 25th! We gats get together o! Lol! I'll send you an email before then sha. *hugs*

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  5. Awwww, Sunshine, God bless you abundantly in all that you do. Happy birthday dearest.

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  6. Happy birthday Sunshine! May God bless you :)

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  7. Happy Birthday dear Sunshine! One very intelligent "church" girl, lool!
    God's blessings.

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  8. Happy birthday Sunshine! J

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  9. This is beautiful.
    Happy birthday Sunshine,God bless you.

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  10. Happy birthday dear... Wishing you many more happy returns. Stay blessed

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  11. Happy Birthday Beautiful Sunshine. :)

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  12. HBD Sunshine

    The post be making me tear up

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  13. Happy birthday Sunshine...wishing you more fulfilling years ahead. Enjoy.

    On another note, can someone please help summarize what happened ystrday. I came back late ystrday only to open TTb and see everyone had gone Pete Edochie on me; writing proverbs about betrayal and shii..

    Or better still, T...you know I love you...ok maybe you dont know...but pls help a young gossip addict out na..email me the post you took down.
    I've been faithful to this blog for 10 years now, dont I deserve special treatment..lol (you have my email add)...tnx y'all

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  14. Happy Birthday Sunshine. You are really young and beautiful.
    God bless you.

    -F

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  15. Awwwwww...these two make me upset with my momma for not giving me any sibling...#sad
    Happy birthday to you babe...may all your days be bright

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  16. Happy birthdayyy Sunshine!! Wishing you long life and prosperity in JESUS Name. Do have a splendid day.

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    1. So you and PMB share same birthdate? Correct people! :D

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    2. Haha.. yes o. We dope like that!

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  17. Happy Birthday sweetheart. U're really our Sunshine.

    God bless u dearie

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  18. Happy Birthday sweetheart. U're really our Sunshine.

    God bless u dearie

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  19. Happy birthday sunshine..

    www.dpamokoye.com

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  20. Happy birthday Sunshine.. Many more years of celebrations..

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  21. Happy birthday Sunshine!! May God keep shining His light on your life and everything that concerns you in Jesus Name. Amen

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  22. Lol, tot u said ur not much of a "writer"? *side eye*
    Happy birthday Sunshine. May ur birthday bring more sunshine to ur life and those around you...

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    1. as in see the write up.

      Happy birthday Sunshine, it's really been a pleasure having you here on TTB and I can relate to some of the few items kabuoy mentioned. I pray God's blessings upon you and all you lay your thoughts, hands and head to. Many happy returns of the day.

      @Thelma, when I mentioned that they have a unique and enviable bond of sisterhood, you guys thought I was exaggerating.

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  23. Happy birthday Sunshine. Live long and prosper!

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  24. Mega thanks to all of you for your prayers and good wishes. Reading all your messages has been a very huge part of this day. I sincerly appreciate you. The lord will bless, honour and keep you in Jesus name.

    Thelma, you're the absolute best. Thank you.

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    1. Happy birthday sunshine, may your life be brighter than the sun's shine ... cheers!!!

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  25. Happy birthday sunshine, I wish you all the best in life. I pray that God's promises for your life come to physical manifestation.

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  26. Happy birthday, dearie. May your joy be full in many ways and more.

    I sent my wishes yesterday, just so it didn't go through.

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  27. Happy birthday sunshine..


    Fina

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  28. Happy Birthday dear, God bless your new age.

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  29. Happy Belated birthday Sunshine.

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