Category Archives: fathers

On happy endings

My mother sent me a picnic basket full of old slides.  A leak at our house had damaged a storage box, but she said she had dried them out and they looked fine.  “Just send them to me,” I urged, “I’ll store them in the garage.”  I’ve recently become worried that my mother’s desire to […]

On his cute parents

The man I love’s mother called this morning.  After a little chat, she let slip the fact that his dad has started watching wedding shows.  Apparently, he occasionally calls out to her that “she has to come see this!” and she tells him that she is busy and can’t.  But she admitted she had watched […]