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I think I was my guardian angel!

Location: Ontario, Canada

By: Peggy Atatise

Years ago when my relationship was somewhat rocky, my husband, then my boyfriend, left suddenly to go out of town drinking.


I was unable to follow him because there wasn't another bus that day.

The next day, I hopped the bus and went to the town he headed to, praying to God all the way that I'd find him.
When I got off the bus and onto the main city bus, I walked a few steps and was welcomed by a man I've never seen before. He waved at me as if he knew me and I waved back.


Right then, my husband was sitting a few seats down beside a preacher who had found him drunk and had just brought him to church.


To this day, this was and is so amazingly spiritual to me and I always thought the man waving at me was my guardian angel. For the life of me though, I can't remember how he looked.

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