Me and a group if friends were walking at Julian. They all cross the street including my husband and my son. I was left behind. I failed to cross the street. The sports van in my right back up from 0 mpg to 25 or 30 and hit me. Everything feels like it stop in motion. My friends, husband and son were about to scream and everybody looks at me. It was a busy day. I felt surrounded by a bubble and being move from where I stood to few feet away from the van. The driver were in panic and ask me if I was hurt and handling me his wallet with all his information on it. I couldn't understand why? But I told him It's a busy street and be careful with driving and I dismiss him. His mouth fell open and with disbelief. Everybody in the van watch me cross the street . My husband hug me and ask me if I'm in pain. Everybody where in shock but can't understand why? They all saw me being struck but the way I reacted towards the incident were different. I told my son I felt like flying and wrap around the bubble . I ask them if the incident really happens to me. They all said yes. I waive at the driver after I cross the street .his face were still in disbelief.
Some may never see with earthly eyes these heavenly beings or know that they exist. Many are unaware of the numerous ways they have protected and guided us. We would like to share with you the stories of people who take pleasure in expressing how real angels are.
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