“A mother cannot give birth to a child and not lose a piece of herself. The child takes a part of the parent with them,
“I could remember what it was like to be four, thinking that the adults were in control. When you became an adult yourself, it became
“So, I guess people figure it’s not as hard to lose your mother when you never got along anyway. But they’re wrong. They’re dead wrong.
If you’ve been following along, you’ll know I’ve had a terrible time with my father’s death. It’s been hard to feel at peace about his
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