I was wrong


November 2, 2008 by 8junebugs

She was not able to hang on until Thursday.

My mother died this morning around 4. In an eery replay of the night my grandmother died, we are unable to reach my father.

I am doing as well as can be expected. I know she is out of pain and at peace for the first time in many years, and that the last thing she heard from me was “I love you.” In the long run, I know that is enough.

I wish I could call everyone instead of putting it on here, but the hour is awkward and there is much to do.

I’m getting on a plane shortly and will be in Vermont for a bit. 8junebugs will be on hiatus until I get back and find my words again.


5 thoughts on “I was wrong

  1. Tammy says:

    There are no words.

    I’m so sorry Jen. I love you and am thinking of you and your family.

  2. Amy says:

    Kath and I just heard the news from her mom. We’re so sorry, Jen. We’re sending lots of love and prayers your way.

  3. Jess says:

    I wish there was something more I could say then I’m so sorry. We are thinking of you and your family. You have our love.

  4. Amy F. says:

    Hey Jen — I am just now seeing this news from your site. So sorry to hear about your mom. I am thinking about you.


  5. Heather says:

    Oh my goodness Jen, I am sooooo sorry. I had know idea. I am at a loss, in a small town news usually travel fast. I wish I could find the words….. I send you love my friend and hope you are well!!

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