BTRIPP (btripp) wrote,

(sigh) ...

This time of the morning on January 12, 2004 my Mom was still alive.

Daughter #1 and I went over to help get her up that morning, but she was sleeping very deeply, and while she was aware that we were there (I suggested that I'd come back an hour or so before her early-afternoon doctor appointment, and she said that sounded good to her), she was not into getting up at that point.

Within the next couple of hours she was gone.

I think it's going to be a rough day.

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