For One More Day
Publish date: July 30th 2007
Pages no: 208
Edition language: English
Beautiful. And so painful for a mother of three boys. To picture them without you someday, or their lives falling apart...so, so painful. A touching, beautiful, truly haunting story.
I loved this book as much or more than I loved Tuesdays with Morrie. Again Mitch follows a simple wander through memories of a mother and echoes our own deep love and deep love and regrets about our own mothers. Again such a short piece, yet so satisfying and emotionally wrenching.
“I also believe that parents, if they love you, will hold you up safely, above their swirling waters, and sometimes that means you'll never know what they endured, and you may treat them unkindly, in a way you otherwise wouldn't.”Before I read this book for my English class, my mother and I weren't ...