The End.

My one and only favourite daughter in law died yesterday.  My grandson just happens to be here at the moment.

She was however an ex daughter in law.  Shit happens.  But she never ceased to be one of my most favourite people.  Probably the only one if truth is known.

So this is an eulogy to her.  She never told any of us that she was dying from Cancer.  No sob stories from her.  She didn’t want us to know.

She was not the easiest of people.  Actually she was raving crackers.  But guess what?  She liked me.  And made me feel as though she really did like me.  So it all comes down to me in the end.  I have just lost one of those rare women who don’t see their mothers in law as a threat.

She was tall and leggy and very pretty.  She could wear shoes that most of us wouldn’t dare to even think of wearing.  And oh my God, she didn’t half work, although a teensy bit too New Age for me.  But I did love her.

I am devastated.

Her name was Fiona.  Ma Belle Fille.

If there should be some sort of life hereafter, which I personally doubt, then ma belle fille will be there.

Sleep in peace sweet thing.

3 Responses to “The End.”

  1. Roobeedoo2 Says:

    Oh Elena, I’m so sorry to hear that.

  2. elenamitchell Says:

    Thanks, Roobeedoo. I am gutted. Although I suspect that her mother is a bit more gutted than I am.
    Her son will be as well as I and his other grandmother can make it to be.

    I just wasn’t having her passing to go totally unnoticed.

  3. thelastfurlong Says:

    Nice affirmation of your caring! Thank you and sympathy.

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