The Greatest Gift Dad Ever Gave Me

This past Mother’s Day weekend my thoughts went in a different direction than most (which is not at all uncommon for me)…they went toward my father. On May 8, 2009 he and my mom sat down with their family doctor to find out the horrific news that Dad was in the late stages of pancreatic cancer. A cancer that would take his life just 11 days later. As we approach the anniversary of my dad’s death, I can’t help of think of him throughout most of my days....more