Never Forget

"Team Forget Me Not"

Loss of a loved one is always hard.  This happened to my family late last year.  My father-in-law’s death after his long struggle with Alzheimer’s Disease was a mixed blessing.  We would not have wanted him to suffer any longer, but we miss his unfailing love of us, and his sometimes overwhelming attention to detail.  Nobody could install a door or window like William Flowers! Karen, our daughter, proposed the idea of “Team Forget-Me-Not” made up of family members.  I created a weight composed entirely of this lovely little flower.  Yes, the blossoms in the first of this series are red, white, and blue commemorating Bill’s military service. I’m imbedding a signature canefeaturing this tiny blue flower in the base of each of the weights I make throughout the year since his passing.

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