I shared her story “The Longest Goodbye” that she wrote about her lovely mum. This time I am sharing an amazing tribute she wrote to her mum for Mother’s Day.
I really like it, hope you do, too.
When I saw this weeks Daily Post Photo Challenge on Admiration I knew straight away who I would write about – my mum. My regular readers will know her story through The Longest Goodbye but for those who don’t know, my mum went into hospital a year ago for brain surgery and basically was never the same again. She’s now cared for in a facility as she can no longer talk, walk or feed herself. Her quality of life has long gone.
Here I want to remember and dedicate this post to the woman she was before the operation. With Mothers Day being celebrated in Australia on Sunday it is my gift to her. And perhaps a bit of therapy for me. So here I’m sharing some of my beautiful mum.
Her name is Rina. Short for Pierina.
Mum was born in Italy in 1928 and immigrated to Australia to…
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