A happy family is but an earlier heaven. —George Bernard Shaw

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A happy family is but an earlier heaven.


playwright, Nobel Prize winner


kakashi DECEMBER 14, 2016
This is now my new wallpaper

Gina from Blenheim DECEMBER 12, 2016
May we all find "happiness" in a family whether by blood or by love! If is truly an just an earlier Heaven when all of your loved ones are happy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Mary from Home  DECEMBER 7, 2016
Absolutely beautiful! I love it. I must print it.

Dianne from Florida DECEMBER 7, 2016
God, Family, Country!

Virginia from Florida DECEMBER 6, 2016
I am certainly in Heaven when I see my family happy!

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