When you say “Call me if you need anything, really, don’t hesitate to call.” Have you ever noticed, they don’t call! EVER.
I feel angry that my Dad wasn't there to protect and guide us through the mine field of Mom. I feel angry that my Mom loved my sisters more and better than she did me.
In business or with personal relationships the quality of the relationship equals the quality of communication. If we want better, we must do better.
When you said I was welcome, But not my kids, Or my dog...
When my mother died, writing the obituary was left to me. My husband said it was the funniest thing to see my eyes literally glaze over and stare off for the longest time. Finally he broke the silence...
No, I can’t buy my car flowers or chocolate and hold its hand with my pinky finger. Well, I suppose I could buy the flowers and chocolates but the flowers would just die in the back seat and I would eat the chocolate.
I remember your smell, the mix of hard work and airplane engine grease and cigarettes.