Why Moms – and their Last Words – Matter

“I’m sorry I can’t take care of you anymore.” Those were the last words my mom said to me. I was 14 years old and she had suddenly taken ill. Nighttime. An ambulance came. Hospital. Intensive care. The details don’t really matter anymore. It was 39 years ago this week. My four older brothers and I kept vigil with our…

Read more »