Small House of Everything
Sunday, May 14, 2017
MOTHERS -- THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY
My mother and Kitty's mother, although completely different personalities, were similar in many ways. Both grew up under tragic circumstances and coped the best that they could. As adults, they were flawed but both had their goodness shining through.
Kitty's goodness needs no explanation. She disagrees with me but, IMHO, she is the perfect wife, mother, and person.
Our two daughters are both excellent mothers and our grandkids are better than any other grandchildren ever. You may disagree with this superlative but you would be wrong.
Today is the day we celebrate mothers although the most grateful of us celebrate them every day.
Here's to the mothers in your life. You are lucky to have them.
Mothers can come in all shapes and conditions -- some good, some bad, some ugly, so here's a few light-hearted salutes.
And the ugly: