Posts Written OnMay 2017

In praise of kindness

And so the unthinkable happened. My beautiful Mum, living in my native UK, some five thousand-plus miles away from my current base in Mexico, took her last breath on the evening of Friday, 3rd February 2017, just two weeks before she was due to turn 73. Whilst she had not been in great health for a while, due to an ever-growing list of ailments plaguing her over recent years, the news of her death, which was sudden and unexpected, came as a horrible shock to us all. I had been due to fly home for a visit at the end…