Christina, my beloved mother. 31. 7. 1935 - 15.10. 2008
Saturday, October 18, 2008
Christina; A life in pictures
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What a lovely tribute toyour mother. Thanks for sharing the pictures.ReplyDelete
Your mom was beautiful...ReplyDelete
I am terribly sorry for your loss.
She was lovely in ways that we can't comprehend. But now, through you, we can experience a small piece of her inner beauty. Thanks for sharing this with us. My utmost sympathy.ReplyDelete
Mrs T, I am so very very sorry to hear this. My thoughts are very much with you.ReplyDelete
Thank you for sharing these beautiful memories.
You are a wonderful writer with a great sense of humor and extraordinary source of love. I have no doubt much of who you are stems from your mother so I can't help but feel gratitude and respect for her.
My heart is truly moved by your loss. I will be praying for you and your family. May you be blessed with strength and peace.
What a lovely woman! Please accept my condolences, Jane.ReplyDelete
So sorry for your loss, Jane.ReplyDelete
I'm so sorry for your loss. Your mother was gorgeous. My best thoughts to you and your family.....ReplyDelete
Such a beautiful tribute - sharing your mother with us .My heartfelt sympathies on your loss . With you in my thoughts . Hugs .ReplyDelete
Oh, Jane, I am so sorry.ReplyDelete
Your mother's beauty and spark really shine out of those photos.
My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Your mother has a real radiant beauty, Jane. I know how close you were to her and what a loving and loyal supporter she was to you. I was so deeply saddened to hear of your losing Christina. My heartfelt sympathies to you. Thank you for sharing her images here.ReplyDelete
I know from our talking elsewhere that your mother was a loving, warm and profound influence in your life. While I have never met Christina, I feel as though I know the part of her that lives on in you. I am so grateful to your mother for her wonderful influences and gift of life that is you, Jane. My heart and thoughts are with you.
She looks beautiful I am so sorry for your loss Jane. Please accept my condolences.ReplyDelete
Thank you all for your kind and thoughtful messages. I appreciate every single one of them.
The sudden loss of my mother who was very fit and healthy has been traumatic for all my family; she was the cornerstone of our lives and provided unfailing security, consistency and love.
It will be hard for me to come to terms with her loss in this manner... although a part of me knows that ultimately it was as she wished. Having spent most of her life caring for others she feared a long protracted death, senility and becoming a burden...so although her death has come far too soon I am conscious that her suffering was brief, her wishes fufilled and for that I am grateful.
I am very fortunate to have some wonderfully supportive friends and family and I am even more lucky that in the course of the last year, whilst blogging, I have made so many more.
Thank you all once again,
I am so sorry for your loss, Jane. Please accept my condolences.ReplyDelete
Dear Jane, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Please accept my condolences.ReplyDelete
The photographs are lovely. Thank you for sharing them with us. You are very much in my thoughts.
Just checking in on you! *hug*ReplyDelete
Thanks Manju and Mrs B; Thank you for your support.ReplyDelete
A hug is good Tamera. Mrs T definately feels the need for hugs right now. Thanks.
What a beautiful lady your Mum was.
I appreciate your sadness at this time as mine still goes on for the loss of my Mum. Although their presence is always missed, the memories come to life as time goes on and they are forever in our hearts and our words and speak to us every day of our lives. The memories never fade...
I'm late to this Jane... but my heartfelt condolences... what a lovely blog tribute..brought tears to my eyes...I suspect your mom imbued you with with the spirit of life you carry with you and display so well in your humorous writings on life...a great gift she gave you !ReplyDelete
Thank you for those words. You are right; memories do not fade and I am fortunate mine are all happy ones. See you soon, J.
My mum and I did share a lot of laughter especially as we both got older; when we not just mother and daughter but best friends too. I'm going to miss her in so many ways. Thanks for your words Eddie.
Jane, sorry to hear about your mum.ReplyDelete
Thanks Andrew... But it's lovely to see you dropping in. Keep on calling won't you?ReplyDelete