“When Jeff’s name comes up she will ask, ‘Who?’ and he will once again explain to her that it is her son, and he died from cancer.”
“This small thing has literally changed my life, and I hope you remember that as you go on with yours.”
“For three months I comforted her as she cried and smiled as she cooed, as all mothers do. I fed her and changed her and rocked her to sleep, as all mothers do.”
“I told Grammie we were spending the afternoon together and that she needed to bring me an old photo of her and her favorite teacup.”
“We would now take care of her through everything, no matter how hard it got. It was our turn to do that for her.”
We are forever indebted to this brilliant man.