A Post about Sayeed.

Many of you know my son Sayeed. Two years back he had super support of the community which elected him to be a Board Member of the local school board. He was the youngest in that group.

Last night the board elected him for the presidency of the school board. I am so proud of him. My son, the perfect gentleman on the block, is now the president of Quincy School Board. He called me yesterday about 6 p m  and told me that he wanted to share something with me before it got on the news and/or I heard it from someone else. I was so flabbergasted and nervous, and didn’t know what he was going to say. Then he told me about his election. I almost cried. I wanted to share this good news with my friends here.

I am blessed with such wonderful children.

About Zakiah

I write poetry and some fiction, have a book that was published in 2012. . . Stray Thoughts/Winged Words. I have four grandchildren, ages 16 and half to almost 16 months. I love the ocean, and grew up along the Indian Ocean in South India. I am a retired physician. Don't know much else to say. Thanks for reading. That has been my profile for so many years. My daughter Saadia a great poet and story teller, has two sons; the oldest grandson is now 21 years old, doing architectural engineering at Missouri S&T in Rolla MO. His younger brother is almost 16 and taking driving lessons seriously and is in High School. The other two grandsons, children of my son Sayeed, are 9 and 5. I have recently published another book titled Gulistan, A home of Flowers. It has stories and memories of my childhood and of a distant land which I still consider as my HOME., even though I have lived here in the US for more than fifty years. Hope to see you on my blog.
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14 Responses to A Post about Sayeed.

  1. slmret says:

    Congratulations to Sayeed — and you have reason to be very proud of him!

  2. Wow – that’s great news. That was so sweet of him to call you before you heard from anyone else.

    • Zakiah says:

      Isn’t it Matt? I had no inkling that he would be elected to this big post. He is a very very sweet young man Mattie. He loves me so much. Every time I thing of his love, my eyes sting with tears. God bless him always. Thank you for the comment.

  3. Congrats to Sayeed! And to his loving, proud Mother! 🙂
    I rejoice with you! 🙂
    I feel blessed with my wonderful children, too, so I understand your feelings! 🙂
    HUGS!!! 🙂

  4. sunsetdragon says:

    Congrats to this wonderful young man and the wonderful Mother who raised and influenced him.

  5. mrswrangler says:

    Hope he can guide the board in a good direction.

  6. I told you on xanga the strong impression Sayed made on me . I am not surprised by his election and this is a beginning. Congrats to the son and the mother.

  7. That is totally awesome!!!!. Congrats to him and you.

  8. That is great! Congrats to Sayeed.

  9. sistermae says:

    Miss Zee that is awesome Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!I am excited for you and he

  10. rudyhou says:

    congrats! so happy for you and your family. HUGS.

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