How to make a marriage last: quote: "A reporter asked the couple, 'How did you manage to stay together for 65 years?' The woman replied, 'We were born in a time when if something was broken we would fix it, not throw it away.
My mom used say this to us all the time when we were little. She would tuck us into bed and we would say, "Mom, I love you to the moon" and she would respond "Well, I love you to the moon and back!" I've been really missing her lately.
This is true - there are just a few material things my parents gave me that I really remember. What I really remember is what a great childhood I had because of the love and encouragement I got from both of my parents. I'm a lucky girl.