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Jotting Judi - Memories of Mother


Posted by: tdt -

(Recount yours)

May was special when I was growing up. We celebrated Mother’s Day and always attended a grown up tea to celebrate one person; Mother.
I remember her spending hours making the fancy programs to put on the tables. (A few I’ve saved in my memory box.) I loved getting all dressed up, wearing my shiny black Mary Jane shoes and pure white socks. I tried to be on my best behavior at the finely appointed table, eating the tiny delicate cakes and sipping beautiful punch. All around me were the generations of my life; my great-grandmother, two grandmothers, Mother, my only sister, Jan, and always, my two spinster aunts.

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