Life is but a journey, and where that journey takes you can only loosely be planned, but never counted on. It is a mystery novel waiting to unfold. Each chapter bringing about changes in your life both expected and unforeseen.
Today, the matriarch of my husbands family will be laid to rest. It will end my ten year journey of care-giving with her, for others, it has been a lifelong experience. This is something planned as you would expect for an aging parent, but also never counted on. For who ever believes that the one person in your life with all the answers will no longer be there to turn to. Suddenly it’s over, you’re left on your own.
This chapter now closed, and the next one begins.