Glad for you this part has passed and you have a life time as full of wonderful memories are stars in the sky. Good luck and know your mom is in your heart anytime you need her.
As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron. -HL Mencken 1933