MY CHERISHED MOM – a Great Intellect
There is another perspective here “naturally” Mother was at best dysfunctional because of her upbringing and temperament. She felt that she was a good mom and in many ways she was. She was aware of her frailties as much as she triumphed instilling a love of learning and regard for rhetoric, vigorous ethics and love of beauty. She had many talents that were extraordinary, that no other mother I ever listened to or watched possessed. She had a fierce regard for questioning and study. WHAT WOULD EITHER OF US BE WITHOUT HER MANY GIFTS?