My Mom Was Too Old
She told me that she would be 60 when I would head off to college, and working backward, I figured out early how old she had been when ... left with the reality: I was in my 20s, still figuring out my life, and my mom was on a long, slow decline.
Not my mother’s world: Delaying certain eventualities
My mother remembers these days for the first signs of depression she felt in her young life. Just 22 years-old, she had dropped out of college when I was born and her marriage ... Forty years later, I now have a young daughter of my own.
A life of adventure, tenacity for Miss Bangor of 1964
The oldest of four girls born to a single mother ... her now-husband, John Lowe, a speech pathologist. The pair was engaged just months after two nearly disastrous dates and a number of great ones. Lowe went to college when she was 43-years-old, earned ...
Bruno Mars’ mom: ‘I knew he was special the moment he was born’
The first time Bruno Mars performed ... Coming from a big family, my mom was very old-fashioned, and I learned to carry over what she taught me. I’m so proud of my kids, they turned out so well. Jaime: Coming back here, I realize now that I came to ...
Duck Dynasty Mom: Alan Was Born Out of Wedlock, He’d Say, ‘The ‘B------ in the Family’
(CNSNews.com) – Duck Dynasty matriarch ... to [Phil], it was March 22, 1964.” “It wasn’t legal,” she said. “That’s the truth. We didn’t do the legal papers until April 11, 1966, after Alan, my oldest, was born. Alan says, ‘Yeah, I would ...