I love you . . .

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Often, when I’ve heard a celebrity say, “I love you all,” I’d think, “How is that possible? You’ve never even met me.”

But their saying so always gave me a warm feeling, a little boost. So I’ve often written the same, “I love you all,” in my mailings or blog posts.

Today I read a little message that makes me even more confident about telling you, whether we’ve met or not, I love you.

It’s this: If someone who never met you can hate you for your race, or sexuality, or politics, or whatever reason, if they can hate you sight unseen, then surely you and I can love each other sight unseen.

We’re all in this together. And if doing what we can to make one another’s lives better, if that isn’t love, I don’t know what is.

2 thoughts on “I love you . . .

  • January 24, 2024 at 8:32 pm

    Lester, I love you. The games I own with your name on them are dear to me. The fact that you are a good human being is icing on the cake.

  • January 24, 2024 at 12:50 am

    Thank you for saying this, Lester. I’ve often felt awkward saying this, afraid it might be misunderstood but wanting it said anyway. Your explanation makes me feel … yes, this is right. You are loved. Sight unseen or long apart, we are indeed in this together.

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