I heard the song "You and Me Against the World" on the oldies channel and with all due apologies to the songwriters for Helen Reddy, I could NOT resist.---
From Every Moment Holy by Douglas McKelvey
"We are thankful for the many blessings
of knowing this your creature,
and for the lingering imprint
of such a cherished presence in our lives.
We are grateful for these good memories of sweeter times."