One Day To Go

Friday, October 16, 2009

Tomorrow is mom's Funeral. Yesterday was such a roller coaster day. Today seems better. I am excited to see my best friend from Vermont. He should be here in a couple of hours.

Last night one of my neighbors came over with a glass of wine and we sat and talked for quite a while. It gives me glimpses of normal life ahead. There are some good times amid the sorrowful.

I live in a good place with great neighbors. We seem to take care of each other. Its nice to feel that sense of community. Mom had lived here for 57 years. They bought this house 7 years before I was born. She was one of the original 5 owners of homes in the community. Now, I carry on that legacy too.

I just need to finish picking up the house a little and clean out the car and I am done. Another good thing...I did sleep last night.
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    Hi Kerry! I must say that you have always been positive and that is something to be proud of. You are amazingly strong and I am very proud how you have handled things. Life will become "normal" but until then remember there is support here on sparks! emoticon
    4221 days ago
    My thoughts and prayers are with you, Kerry. emoticon
    4221 days ago
    Hi Kerry - Although I cannot be there in the flesh to sit and share a glass of wine and chat away the hours with you...know that you are thought of and loved for the amazing woman that you are. Sending long distance hugs to you. Cat =^..^=
    4221 days ago
    Kerry, You're Mom raised one AMAZING, STRONG, POSITIVE daughter!!! You are such an inspiration to me!!! All my love and hugs to you, Fran
    4221 days ago
    What a wonderful example you are to me. Even in the midst of a very difficult time, you're still looking for positive things. I'm going to try and be more like that.


    4222 days ago
    Kerry you are phenominal. you are really doing well. I am proud of you, and i know your mom is too...
    hugs, support and love to you
    4222 days ago
    emoticon Kerry. You have a fantastic attitude about this. My prayers are with you.
    4222 days ago
    emoticon for you and emoticon for your mother. I know tomorrow is going to be tough, but you will get through it, and it you will eventually be ok. In the meantime, don't be shy about leaning on us and other people around you.
    4222 days ago
    *HUGS* I'm glad you can see a little peek of normal life sweetie. I will definitely be thinking of you tomorrow!!
    4222 days ago
    Kerry, how neat. No matter what is going on in your life, you always present such a positive side of your life.
    4222 days ago
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