I Wasn’t Allowed to Go to the Funeral

And That Was Kind of Okay

Photo by Tijana Drndarski on Unsplash

Just a couple of days after Christmas 2021, we got the news that my ex-husband’s aunt died.

My children’s great aunt Marie.

She was in her late 90’s, so it wasn’t a shocker or anything. She had lived a long and happy life. She was a pretty nifty lady. No kids of her own, she was charmed by other people’s kids.



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Susan Kelley

Susan Kelley

Susan is a runner, a mom of 3 grown children, and an avid traveler. She writes about humans, and wrote a book about false accusations of sexual assault.