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twirlyjoy
06-25-2007, 12:25 PM
Would anyone/everyone please pray/have good thoughts/whatever it is you do (!!) for my two eldest girls tomorrow afternoon my time - so morning for the US! Emi who is 10 is taking her grade 2 recorder exam and Alice who is 9 is taking her grade 1 recorder exam. I have no worries about their ability as they are both very capable of getting a decent grade. BUT, I know that both of them are going to be very very nervous (but probably not as nervous as me!!) Please pray that they won't be too nervous and that they will perform to the best of their ability.

Thank you so very very much everyone!!

lacyrenfro
06-25-2007, 12:34 PM
Im jumpin on the prayer wagon for your girls!:vb_chirolp_iei: :goodluck:

ckbymommy
06-25-2007, 01:17 PM
I will pray for them tonight and will be thinking about them tomorrow morning
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Maisie
06-25-2007, 01:20 PM
Saying a prayer, now.

yvonnew
06-25-2007, 07:43 PM
I Will be up early, and say an extra prayer for them..and of course think good thoughts.

brandiwest
06-25-2007, 08:19 PM
I will say a little prayer for them!!! BTW.....what is a recorder exam? :confused1:

Debra
06-25-2007, 08:27 PM
Prayers went up from me too... Hope they both do well, and you survive through til this is over tomorrow :)

KattyZak
06-25-2007, 09:13 PM
Hoping and praying they do well!

Helen
06-25-2007, 10:11 PM
Prayers and good wishes from me! Hope they do well!

HollyS
06-26-2007, 05:10 AM
Good wishes from me!!!

petitflocondeneige
06-26-2007, 05:21 AM
Good wishes from me too. I guess it's time to go!

TraciJ
06-26-2007, 06:04 AM
Here's hoping that they did SO well on their tests!!
Let us know how it went, ok?

ABitDaffy
06-26-2007, 06:07 AM
I'm thinking of you this morning and sending up prayers that they both do well - I just know they will! Let us know how it goes!

CrayonQueen
06-26-2007, 06:48 AM
they might already be done by now, but I'm sending good vibes their way!!!!

BTW Brandi, a recorder is a musical instrument....kinda like the flute. I know Joy had to explain the exact same thing to me once...lol!! :D

yin
06-26-2007, 07:00 AM
Keeping them in prayer! Joy!

twirlyjoy
06-26-2007, 08:08 AM
Thank you sooooooo much everyone - we have just got back now and they are completely hyped up - relief I think it is!! They both said there were things they know they did wrong, but on the plus side, they both said that the sight reading pieces they were given weren't technically sight reading as they were pieces that I had already given them as practise sight reading!! lol!! They both said the aural part of the exam was hard, but everyone hates that part of the exam, so thats not a bad sign!!

We won't get the results for a couple of weeks yet, and they have a big dance show to get out of the way before we hear, so have to focus on that now!!

And yes, a recorder is a bit like a flute/oboe/clarinet - except it has no reed!

I thought I had replied with a picture of one earlier on but in my nervousness I must have forgotten!!

Here is a photo of Alice playing her recorder taken a couple of years ago when someone asked me the same question!!!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v654/Twirlyjoy/recorder004.jpg

bbhartley
06-26-2007, 09:28 AM
Prayers for all three of you!

bbhartley
06-26-2007, 09:29 AM
Sorry the prayers were a little late - but enjoyed the pic and, hey, prayers never hurt!

twirlyjoy
06-26-2007, 01:07 PM
Sorry the prayers were a little late - but enjoyed the pic and, hey, prayers never hurt!

they sure didn't hurt! And am sure they can work in hindsight too!

bdjeepers
06-26-2007, 03:57 PM
I was late in reading all this, but I'm sure they did very well! Do let us know the results of their exams! I have saved the recorder that two of my sons used in school; it is over 30 years old now. I'll be passing it along to one of the GS one of these days. I'd be thrilled if one of them learns to play a musical instrument. My flute brought me a great deal of pleasure for many years.