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Saturday, 26 August 2006

My Saturday night.

Just wanted to let you all know that Steve's fine. We picked him and Anthony up earlier today and brought their washing with them . It was sooo good to hear Steve singing in his old room again, it made me cry. I realised just how much I miss having him around.We had a good old sing song and forgot all our troubles for a while. This is a very teary time for me, especially as my eldest son gets married on Saturday. It makes you realise you're growing old-er. Just wish I could keep them both under my wing forever but we all know that lifes not like that. Children grow up and leave home to start a new life with their loved one. Then poor old Mum gets left behind feeling sorry for herself and redundant, reliving the past when her grown men were babies. Ah me !!!

 

13 comments:

z7snowflake said...

aww, Im so sorry *hugs* I know u miss your babies! Please dont cry, feel better soon.

sneezy7125 said...

Aww, you're such a wonderful mother! You almost made ME cry, with that "It was sooo good to hear Stevie singing in his old room again..." How sweet is that?! Your children are extremely lucky to have you as a mother!

Have a fabulous day!

Morgan
xxx

redpoppy007 said...

I know how you feel.  My daughter is getting married next month.

deshelestraci said...

I'm so glad you hear moms who really like and enjoy their kids.  Y'all are so sweet.  You are such a good mom.  Love the picture, they were handsome little lads!
Traci

ukgal36 said...

Awww Pat... what a lovely evening you've had aye?? And I have to tell you you have a smashing voice too!! Love that song..makes me bawl..between you and Stevie I've had a right old cry tonight..made me think about my own Mum, my kids growing up, my hubby away...all of it..just got to me!! But I feel so much better a good cry does that to you doesn't it?? I feel silly really...I don't even know you but here we are having a cry together all these miles apart..you must be so proud of Stevie..he is a special soul..he just has something about him..the first time we "met" I just felt this connection with him and he has a special place in my heart and always will have.. and as his Mum you too have a place...luckily I have a big heart... ;-)
Do me a favour?? Give Stevie a big hug and kiss in the morning and tell him that's all the way from Florida...
love and hugz
Lyn

am4039 said...

Yep I have been reading Stevies journal. He had a great time too and promised not to smoke again. Thank heaven. I know as a mother myself how much we worry about our kids. I'm sure the wedding is going to be great.

ally123130585918 said...

Pat I could almost hear the Joy in your voice at having Stevie home and singing in his old bedroom ~ sounds like you had a good time with your sing song ~ I don't think they will ever leave you behind you all sound to be a close family and that is a wonderful thing to have ~ Ally

stevietwain said...

Mum, we're never gonna leave you ya daft sod..LOL!

You're not even going into a home when you get older, cos I wont let it happen!!

Love you loads, really enjoyed singing at home again,

Love you,

Steve
xxxx

seraphoflove9001 said...

aaawwww, Pat....boy do I understand what you are saying! Geesh, I cried reading Stevies journal, and now to read your entry, it's just so beautiful, you can actually feel the love! :o)
Lisa

chat2missie said...

I'm not at that point yet of my babies leaving the nest.  Soon though.  My oldest is 16 and counting the days till she can leave the nest.  Have a good day.
Missie

chevyz71gurl74 said...

Glad Steve was able to sing for you and help
forget your troubles if only for awhile!
Hugss..~Terri~

lifes2odd said...

Awww. And look at that wonderful entry he did for you! I just sent my first child off to college. I know how you are feeling.
Martha
http://journals.aol.com/lifes2odd/Justvisiting/

emabecmar said...

I just wanted to applaud you for raising such a wonderful son as Stevie. I am so glad to have met him here through Jland. He is such a wonderful person. And his voice, my gosh. He has the voice of an angel. I could listen to him all day. I keep telling him he should have his music on a cd, I'd be first in line to buy a copy, or two, or three, lol. I've been sharing his songs with friends and family who are'nt members of Jland, and they absolutely love him, and want to know if he has a cd out. And I now know where stevie gets his beautiful voice from, his mummy. I heard you sing the song Where the Boys Are, and oh my goodness you have a beautiful voice. Also wanted to say I loved your wedding picture. You looked so beautiful. (((hugs)))
Cindy