What are you thankful for? Issaquah residents respond

November 20, 2012

By Staff

The Issaquah Press asked people in the community what they are thankful for on Thanksgiving.

“I’m thankful that I live in a community where I have a lot of good friends to support me and a nice, loving family.”

Sophie Leung, Sammamish

“For my family, my new apartment and kitty cats, and for kindness.”

Terri Anderson, Issaquah Library assistant

“I’m thankful that I live in a place where I feel safe and can get a good education.”

Rachel Clark, Sammamish

“I am incredibly thankful that my daughter lives in a beautiful, safe community and attends a school that truly meets her needs.”

Yvonne Van Damme, Issaquah

“I’m thankful for my awesome husband, growing business and, of course, Hank, the world’s greatest dog!”

Elizabeth Case, Issaquah

“I’m actually thankful to be working here at the library. Also, I’m just thankful for being alive, because if I was dead, then I wouldn’t be thankful for anything.”

Duc Duong, Issaquah Library associate

“I’m thankful for my husband, children, friends, working with wonderful coworkers and our good health.”

Dawn Hill, Issaquah

“I’m thankful for my Mommy and Daddy.”

Ruby Santos, Sammamish


Compiled by Christina Corrales-Toy, David Hayes, Warren Kagarise and Lillian O’Rorke

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