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I sit and wait day after day for your call  after calling so many times. I’ve left messages and texts and still no word at all.  I worry but I know you’re fine.  I mean right?  Someone would have told me otherwise,

I expect. 

Sure you’re just in your own world which doesn’t include mine.  I’m sad of course.  I wait patiently and twiddle my thumbs.  Days turn into weeks, weeks to months and underneath I seethe and my blood boils oozing out of my skin.  I write notes, journal,  pretend I don’t care, well I don’t.  I’m done with you, and not talking to you anymore.  Why should I subject myself to such abuse when it’s clear, you don’t care at all.  I’m moving on with my life and taking care of me.

Wait, what? You’re coming home?  Tonight? Really?  What time? What do you want for dinner?  I can’t wait to see you!  

Hello, what’s up?

Dinner’s ready; 

of course it’s your favorite meal. 

What?  You missed your flight?  You’re not coming home after all?

No worries.  I love you.  I don’t care…….much.  

And such is the life of a mom. 

It’s almost Mother’s Day, I wonder if she’ll remember?  

Mom who? 

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Actually, she made it … YAY and we didn’t really know until the other night but she’s here in the flesh and I’m not going to let her go! ❤️.

And look what she brought back with her for me……From my friend and yours, our fellow blogger, Kumar Harsh direct to you from India:

1rst Published book of Poetry and sooo beautiful

I tried many of times to order his book online but I couldn’t get it shipped to the USA. Kumar’s friend lives in New York as does my daughter and thanks to her boyfriend, Kumar of course and his friend, it’s in my hot hands now and I’m sooooo happy. When his friend was home for his wedding in India he packed a couple of books in his suitcase for me when he got back to N.Y.C.

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Thank you soooo much my dear friend. Kumar would NOT take any money much to my chagrin or the Iphone and Ipod I had for him but he did take this tiny red truck for his collection. We are so laughIng over this. And he even signed it for me. I am truly touched!!

From his home in India to mine in the USA

And forever more I will call you Harsh as signed in my book.

I will do a proper reveiw on his book later after I savor every word.

Life is precious enjoy those you love and whatever you do:

LAUGH!!!!

Never take yourself too seriously!

Blessings Always

💖

Cindy

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ben Alexander
3 months ago

Cindy this is so sweet and true to life. I love your cute style 😀

also, I think you may have a tiny typo here:

You missed your fight?

<3
David

Keith
3 months ago

Cindy, powerfully and poignantly done. Mothers bear so much and tolerate too many. By the way, I love this closing saying.

“Life is precious enjoy those you love and whatever you do:

LAUGH!!!!

Never take yourself too seriously!”

Amen, Keith

Keith
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Laugh and the world laughs with you….

Ingrid
3 months ago

It must be hard when they grow up and fly the nest! I try to at least text my dad every day but I admit that sometimes I forget. So pleased you have your daughter home and the beautiful book in your hands. ❤️😊🙏

Ingrid
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

🥰

erroneouschoices
3 months ago

What a gorgeous day brightening gift
And to your prose ❤️

Prakaash inspiration
3 months ago

Wonderful post Cindy.

Cheryl, Gulf Coast Poet
3 months ago

Cindy, as a parent, I can relate to this post. 🙂 So well-written and humorous. Glad your daughter made it, and glad you got a signed copy of Kumar’s book! All’s well that ends well! Till the next long silence, of course. <3 Take care!

Nawazish
3 months ago

So you finally get to meet your daughter❤❤ Enjoy a lot with her….also you got signed copy of Harsh’s book!🥺🥺

Nawazish
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

I’ll be hopefully going home next week….I am too excited….6 months at a stretch at hostel was memorable and tiring too!

Hopefully, his next publication will reach you sooner

Nawazish
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Yeah…I hope I can be home….I desperately need a break after exams🤭❤

Nawazish
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Thank you❤

Curt Mekemson
3 months ago

Ha, I call it the mother syndrome. Peggy suffers from the same thing. Except she gets excited if she doesn’t hear from her kinder once a week. Normally not a problem with her daughter who uses Mom for hour-long debriefing, although I’ll do in a pinch. The son is more problematic re calls but a regular stream of grandkid photos are sent via texting. 🙂 –Curt

Lisa Mae ❤️
3 months ago

Amazing the friends we make! I am grateful for you 💕

Navin
3 months ago

Dear Cindy, how sweet & heartfelt writing….from a mother’s perspective….and from the deeper place as well….beautiful ending to the new begining….it’s such a delicate n yet powerful writing ❤️✨

Navin
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

You’re welcome, Cindy….I very much do appreciate….have a wonderful day 🙏 ❤️

Navin
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Thank you….you too have a beautiful & peaceful Thursday ❤️✨

marlene ford gf Sesse
marlene ford gf Sesse
3 months ago

Well done what a cutie your daughter is.❤️🙏🥰

rosidabegum
3 months ago

It melts my heart.❤❤🌹

rosidabegum
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Yeah😌😊💞

A Star on the Forehead
3 months ago

HI Cindy,
I love, love this!
I am not a mother, but if I were, I imagine it would be very difficult for me to let my kids go out in this big crazy world 🙂 It t is so awesome that you got the book, and signed – how special!
Your daughter is adorable! Enjoy her and the book!
Blessings! ♥♥

Yernasia Quorelios
Yernasia Quorelios
3 months ago

💜 A Boy, boobies, pussy; a Girl ??? I AM Clearly a Divorcee

…💛💚💙…

Jeff Flesch
3 months ago

A beautiful post, Cindy. Lovely.❤❤❤

salsaworldtraveler
3 months ago

I’m glad this story had a happy ending. I hope your daughter stays for a month.

jonicaggiano
3 months ago

This was such a precious post, everything about it was special. Your beautiful kids look just like you my friend who is not so far away. What a special gift that book and the way in which you received it so special. You are special and people can see it that is for certain. A bright light shining on all of us. Your daughter looks just like you. What happy children you have and wonderfully happy playful spirits. I miss my daughter too. Have the most precious time with her my friend. Love you bunches, Joni

jonicaggiano
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

That was a precious shot of her and she is beautiful. Of course she and your other children have beautiful hearts and compassion. They are just like mom. The likeness is uncanny.

Yes they work people so that is difficult to have a personal life at all anymore. So time with them is such a blessing.

You two must have been feeling feisty it look like you were catching some cookie dough. A priceless photograph.

Your piece was beautifully written and it made me cry. Then when I read your next post I couldn’t stop crying. I felt such sadness for you and your family but it also made me think of Gizzy. They are such a light here on earth because they give unconditionally which we can’t do. I know many of us try but only Christ was capable of that kind of love.

Take care my dear friend and don’t put too much pressure on yourself.
I love you, Joni 💝💕🤗❤️

akshita1776
3 months ago

Have a lovely meeting with your daughter♥️
And that’s such a great gift!! I don’t know him but I’ll search for him in the blogosphere right now!!

Pooja G
3 months ago

So glad she made it along with this wonderful gift!

ashok
3 months ago

So sweet Cindy. A mom is a mom and a friend is a friend and both are so awesome 😍💖

Markus + Micah
3 months ago

Oh, Cindy. Lots of hugs for you!

Kumar Harsh
3 months ago

It was my pleasure to send you this copy. This might be my most traveled book. Haha. I hope you like it. 😇

chalkoutinfo
3 months ago

Just loved the flow and grip. All the emotions and feelings were surreal! 💗💗

chalkoutinfo
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Most Welcome! 😊

Rishika Jain
3 months ago

Awww this is so beautiful Cindy!!!!! 🥺🥺😪😪

Rishika Jain
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

🥺❤️❤️

vaniheart
3 months ago

Awww you expressed it so beautifully Cindy 🥺🥺❤❤❤
Mother’s hearts are so pure

thereluctantpoet
3 months ago

Your reblog button is still missing in action????
LAH 😘💕💖🌹

Frank @ Beach Walk Reflections
3 months ago

You had me smiling with your motherly tale. Cheers to her safe trip home and for the big surprise she delivered!

joycemaryj
3 months ago

That was really touching and I can see myself there after a few years . But, at the moment I will enjoy each and every moment with my daughter. I hope you are having a great time with your beautiful daughter.😊

Michele Lee
3 months ago

The life of a mom! 💞 Looking forward to your book review – looks like an interesting read.

Shruba
3 months ago

Omg I was almost getting sad and angry initially but this ended up being the sweetest post!! You’re the kindest soul! Your daughter is so adorable. 😭💜💜

Shruba
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

Aww it’s alright, I’m glad to have readers like you to be honest. It’s a pleasure to connect with people here 💜

rothpoetry
3 months ago

This made me smile because I can identify with it. Our kids are too busy to be bothered with us! Until it is time to come home! I love it. So nice you got your book you wanted so badly. Hope you had a wonderful time together with your daughter!
Dwight

rothpoetry
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
3 months ago

I think the Covid situation has made connecting even more difficult!

Ruelha
3 months ago

Wow Cindy, so much love in this post.
Love for your daughter and the way she reciprocates that same beautiful love…
And then again with Harsh….
so beautiful…
makes me want to believe….good things do happen to good people….
You are a ball of positive energy and love…and the universe just gives back to you…
I’m so happy you had such a great time and were showered with so much love…
BTW this pic of your daughter is so gorgeous….she looks as lovely as you….so beautiful…

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Offshorewriter
3 months ago

I missed few of your posts already!! 😲😲😲 But here I am catching all the left overs….. ❤️❤️
This is beautifully penned with added humorous 😃😃😃. Glad that you got a copy of Kumar’s book. Have s blessed Sunday 🤗

Lisa at Micro of the Macro
3 months ago

You and your girls! I am so happy she showed up! And with Kumar’s book! Wow, she’s a sweetie! I hope you can enjoy Mom’s Day with all your kids! 🌞

Suma Reddy
3 months ago

It’s an awesome post filled with so much of mother’s love n true friendship of you n Harsh. You n your thoughts are always unique dear Cindy. Happy weekend stay safe n enjoy your life. With loves 🥰💖💖

Laura Denise
3 months ago

Oh my gosh, you made me cry as a mother and a daughter… yet, it was a comfort to know, to be reminded, how personal yet universal mother-child relationships, struggles, and heartaches can be. <3

Introverted Thoughts
3 months ago

Aw that poem was truly heartfelt and painfully relevant. I’m so glad you finally got that book too! 💖

Introverted Thoughts
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
2 months ago

Of course!!💞

Kritika
2 months ago

Happy Reading! Enjoy the book.

Kritika
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
2 months ago

That is great.
My pleasure (heart)

Kritika
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
2 months ago

🙂 🙂

MariaTeresa
2 months ago

I really enjoyed this honest post Cindy. I know my Mom can relate to it too, she missed me a lot while I was away as all mothers do. Wonderfully poignant my friend ❤

MariaTeresa
Reply to  Cindy Georgakas
2 months ago

Absolutely, that’s the challenge of the Mom hat….giving, receiving and alloving our hearts (our children) to explore outside of our realm when they need to and having faith they will return. The Mom’s job is never finished 😊 I sure will tell my Mom, she always sends her love to you 💕

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