The Postscript: Small containers
May 6, 2020
Every Mother’s Day, I have a terrible time finding a card that remotely reflects the relationship I have with my mother.
My mom is in her 80s now, and we have always had a good relationship, free of drama and never short of love. My mother has always been a wonderful role model. But the cards available all have paragraphs of gooey prose that in no way communicate what I want to say to my mother.
I want a card that says my mother has good habits.
This sounds a little dull — and my mother is not at all dull. She is a woman with many and varied interests. She is an enthusiastic biker,...