I’ve mentioned to a lot of you that I have an internal chorus of voices, and that they’re the ones who steer a lot of my posts. But not this time. One single, clarion voice inspired this post.
I count myself lucky to have loved three great women in my life – my own mother, my wife’s mother, and my wife. I’ve lost the first two to disease, and very nearly lost the third some years ago. But I’ve also gained a wonderful circle of friends, many of them terrific moms.
So to all the wonderful ladies who follow me, whether you comment on or just “like” my posts, Happy Mother’s Day. May you receive all the love you so selflessly give every day.
To all the guys out there, give your mom a hug, or at least a phone call. Cherish her while you still have her, because she’ll be gone before you know it.
If, like me, you’ve lost your mother, then use this day to celebrate her memory rather than mourn her loss. Remember the love, not the pain.
And to all, I will once again say “Thanks for your support”. ‘Cause my momma told me to….