“What have you two been up to?” she asked, smiling back at us, “you look like you’ve been up to something. Give it!”
Month: June 2021
Kylie made her way over to the car and gave me a big hug. I patted her very round belly gently and said, ‘You look like you’re ready to pop.”
I told him I was going on holidays, would be gone for a couple of weeks and it wouldn’t be right to stay in touch when I got back.
Our bodies were pressed together by the noisy crowd pushing in to reach the bar — I asked how I knew him. He maintains I said — why don’t I know you. It would become a running joke.
One of Bren’s main fears was the pain he would be in, in the end stages of his cancer — for good reason.
The phone rang – it took me a minute to find it. It was Charles. He said Margaret had rung to tell him to come home. He was just checking that he really needed to before he booked a plane ticket.
When Andrew calmly and kindly said, ‘Brendan, looking at where we are today, we could be looking at about a month.’ My world crashed around me slowly, millisecond by millisecond,
Not being here for us when we would need him most was his worst nightmare, but I think it bought him peace to know we had people around us to support us when he was gone.
13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
Ours is a story with a cast of hundreds, many will appear in the following pages, some names and places will be changed out of respect for privacy.