LETTER OF THE WEEK: Love and a place in history filled the room

LETTER OF THE WEEK: Love and a place in history filled the room

GLEN HAVEN MANOR, New Glasgow, NS  -Once in a while, if the stars align and we are lucky, life will deliver some monumental moments where we are present for something much bigger than ourselves. Recently, I had the privilege to witness the first hug in five months between several residents at Glen Haven Manor and their loved ones. These moments were between mothers and daughters, husbands and wives, fathers and daughters and mothers and sons. It was a poignant reminder of the eternal bond between a mother and her child, no matter her age or theirs. It was clear evidence of lasting promises to love, honour and cherish no matter what curves life throws our way or when the seasons of our lives start to melt into winter.  continued