Ma Bonne Aimee

Aimee, It’s been a long couple days.  I knew when you went down that the odds were against you.  I knew that the time to say goodbye was getting closer and closer.  What I didn’t know was how hard you would fight it.  When you were down the first night I still held out hope […]

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Death in the family

Earlier this week one of my great aunts died.  She was the youngest of my grandmother’s siblings and was the most exotic of the set.  Her husband, a Retired Navy Captain, was stationed all over the world… most notably in Hawaii and the Philippines.  Most of my great aunts sport a handsome string of pearls that […]

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