My birthday and the Winter Olympics always make me miss her
I got a card in the mail today, a Birthday card, two months after my birthday-and I LOVED it! Let me tell you why.
I was born in February 1972. I was named after my Aunt, Mary Beth. Aunt MB had a friend, a BFF from Nursing School. Marietta. They chatted almost weekly I think. I only saw her once when she came to Kankakee for a visit. For as long as I can remember–(even in my baby book) I get a card on my birthday from Marietta.
It is always signed simply, Sara Beth…..Marietta and the age I am…this year a 41!!
I hate to admit this–all of my friends were so kind and remembered me on my birthday on fb, with a call or a card–I know I am blessed to have so many amazing people in my life! 1 person was missing though, I really had this…
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