After that call, we considered returning to VA, a 12-hour drive from NH. But, we had a family wedding in NYC this past weekend for which all arrangements had been made. When we told Marty that we considered cancelling those plans to visit, she insisted that we go, have a
Here's some of her art: Autumn Light and Inlet at Assateague.
This Burton Shores watercolor hangs in our apt. It was treasured when received, and even more special now.
If anyone could have beaten the odds, we felt it would be Marty. During our last phone chat, she told us she didn't fear death, but leaving friends and family.
Friendship is a priceless gift. Loyal friends listen to your sad tales or share your good news. They care because they want to, not because they have to. We cherish close friends as we do our family. When they're gone, we mourn the loss of that special bond.
Our friend is gone, but not her memories; they are ALL great — Smile. She always did.