Two weeks ago, my mother slipped the surly bonds of Earth, reached out and touched the face of God.
Thank you, President Reagan, my hero, for using those words.
My father has begun to forgive himself for feeling relief at not carrying that burden any longer.
He forsook all others,loved, honored and cherished his wife, and set an example for the three of of us who sprang from their love,
I am now at peace, and ready to begin writing again.