I Celebrate and Mourn

Esther Spurrill-Jones
Jun 12 · 1 min read

For my mother (June 12, 1953 — November 27, 2012)

Photo by Maros Misove on Unsplash

On June 12th, 1953 you were born;
Today, you would be 66 years old.
Today I celebrate you, and I mourn
That you lived less than 60 years all told.

Esther Spurrill-Jones

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