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Mom Left Before I Got There

I’ll remember her inspiring words

mom — peacefully — heaven — spiritual — peace
Photo by Darren Lawrence on Unsplash

I was upset and angry. Couldn’t God help my mom till I got there?

I was grateful my brother was there with her. Mom stumbled and fell. My brother helped her to bed. She passed during the night.

Before my mom fell asleep, she said, “I won’t see Florie’s face again.” That hurt when my brother told me that. Mom…

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Florie Barry

Florie Barry

Aloha Spirit and Minnesota Nice. I enjoy the balance as a Writer, Accountant, and Toastmaster.