husband had died a few weeks earlier after a long illness.
They had been in love since they were teen-agers and
had recently celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary.
This particular night, she was in bed before going to
sleep, and was saying her prayers. She was definitely
she was lying there, she was aware that her husband
was lying in the bed beside her where he had always
slept. He leaned over and put his arms around her. She
both saw and felt him. He was fully materialized and
looked physical. Then he gradually vanished.
was similar to something that had happened just before
he died. They had been alongside each other on the bed
and he had said to her, "We've had a wonderful life
together, haven't we?"