Someone Whose Mother Died Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes For Someone Whose Mother Died

#1. I was kind of a misfit, and when my mother died, I had to become an adult, something that I never thought I would ever be. - Author: Martha Wainwright
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#2. My sisters have been baptized and my dad is a deacon at his church now. Sadly my mother passed away but what I can say is that the Jehovah Witnesses took very good care of her up until she died. - Author: Sherri Shepherd
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#3. My mother's cross was given to me when she died. I like to have it always close to me. - Author: Christian Louboutin
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#4. It was the winter after Mother died, and Mrs. Corbett and some of the Brother's wives came to call. They kept bleating on about how sorry they were and my poor dear mother. It was infuriating. They didn't know Mother at all; she never liked any of them. They were just nosy, noisy sheep. - Author: Jessica Spotswood
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#5. I had a sister who died and my mother passed away. I know that grief comes in waves. When deep grief hits, I know that it hurts like hell, and then you get a little bit of a respite, and then it comes back, and it hurts like hell. I know it can be survived. - Author: Emily Saliers
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#6. After my father died when I was seven and my mother entered into an abusive relationship, I shuffled between houses - staying with friends, families from church, and relying on the kindness of teachers and people throughout my community to help me grow up essentially without parents. - Author: Ronnie Musgrove
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#7. I know I have a very self-destructive tendency since my mother died, I have got to be honest. - Author: George Michael
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#8. I'm starting to get older, and began to think about mortality a little more. My mother died in 2003 and that was a big shock. When your parents start to die off, that's going to be a revelation. So for me, this album - although it might sound quite cheery - is really talking about death. - Author: Donald Fagen
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#9. My mother desperately wanted children. She had a child that was stillborn - something I learned when I was looking through her 'effects' after she had died. It was then that I discovered my original birth certificate, which indicated the previous birth. - Author: Stanley Hauerwas
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#10. My mother had me when she was 15. My father died before I was born. So my mother was a teenage widow, and she used herself as her greatest example so I wouldn't end up in her position. - Author: Gabriel Luna
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#11. Writers write about what obsesses them. You draw those cards. I lost my mother when I was 14. My daughter died at the age of 6. I lost my faith as a Catholic. When I'm writing, the darkness is always there. I go where the pain is. - Author: Anne Rice
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#12. My friendship with Mitzi was like the friendship that many children have with their pets. My mother and father thought it was "good for me" to have a dog for a companion. Well it was good for me, but it was only many years after she died that I began to understand how good it was, and why. - Author: Fred Rogers
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#13. My mother died when I was 12, and right after, my dad died in a car crash. I was 15 and had no family. The court sent me to live with my uncle and aunt in Missouri. - Author: Karolyn Grimes
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#14. My mother had a son from previous marriage and her husband died in Second World War. - Author: Mikhail Baryshnikov
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#15. I Came To Mumbai With Just Rs. 1,500 ... My Mother Gave Me Before She Died - Author: Shahrukh Khan
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#16. After he died, my mother was like a crab: she tucked everything inside and left only her shell. - Author: Kathleen Glasgow
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#17. Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatle John Lennon and the mother of singer Julian Lennon, died April 1 at her home in Spain. She was 75. - Author: Anonymous
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#18. I grew up in a house full of faith, and my mother died when I was a little girl, and I found comfort in my faith. - Author: Roma Downey
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#19. I grew up in a highly political home. My mother was the co-chair of the 300 Group, an organisation whose aim was to get more women MPs into parliament, and she herself stood in the 1987 election, the year before she died. - Author: Noreena Hertz
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#20. Then my mother was taken ill and died and my father took me to St. Mary's. - Author: Desmond Dekker
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#21. It's quite all right," I assured him. "My mother always said that eggs were appropriate no matter the time of day." That was a filthy lie: My mother was a traditional woman who would have died before she'd fed me breakfast this late in the day. - Author: Mira Grant
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#22. When my mother died, my father's early widowhood gave him social cachet he would not have had if they had divorced. He was a bigger catch for the sorrow attached. - Author: Amy Hempel
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#23. My mother died of metastatic colorectal cancer shortly before three P.M. on Christmas Day of 2008. I don't know the exact time of her death, because none of us thought to look at a clock for a while after she stopped breathing. - Author: Meghan O'Rourke
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#24. Most of me was glad when my mother died. She was a handful, but not in a cute, festive way. More in a life-threatening way, that had caused me a long time ago to give up all hope of ever feeling good about having had her as a mother. - Author: Anne Lamott
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#25. I often wish my mother had died so that at least I could get some people's sympathy. But there she was, a perfectly beautiful mother. - Author: Yoko Ono
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#26. When someone you love has died, there is a certain grace period during which you can get away with murder. Not literal murder, but pretty much anything else. - Author: Daisy Whitney
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#27. She would just ride around until her mind cleared from the fog of coveting her past life; not just her life in New York, but her life before her mother died. - Author: Alex Morgan
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#28. I've certainly faced some raw, real pain in my life. I lost my father to a car accident when I was young. My mother died ten years ago. My son was very sick as an infant. Eventually, I have attempted to transform this pain into art, to make meaning out of it. - Author: Dani Shapiro
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#29. I, of course, owe everything to my mother, because my father died when I was only nine days of age; and the marvelous teachings, the faith, the integrity of my mother have been an inspiration to me. - Author: Heber J. Grant
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#30. Never having been in love, this is going to be a real trick. I think of my parents. The way my father never failed to bring her gifts from the woods. The way my mother's face would light up at the sound of his boots at the door. The way she almost stopped living when he died. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#31. For the last four years of her life, Mother was in a nursing home called Chateins in St. Louis ... [S]ix months before she died I sent a Mother's Day card. There was a horrible, mushy poem in it. I remember feeling vaguely guilty. - Author: William S. Burroughs
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#32. It's interesting to talk to Bernie [Sanders] about his life and growing up, you know, growing up in an immigrant neighborhood in Brooklyn. His mother died at a very early age. He was young then. And, you know, I think that experience really shaped him. - Author: Tad Devine
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#33. Maman died today. Or yesterday maybe, I don't know. I got a telegram from the home: 'Mother deceased. Funeral tomorrow. Faithfully yours.' That doesn't mean anything. Maybe it was yesterday. - Author: Albert Camus
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#34. In the seventeenth year of my age my mother died. - Author: William Lilly
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#35. My family suffered very major losses during the Second World War, that's true. In my father's family, there were five brothers. I think four of them died. On my mother's side the picture was pretty much the same. Russia has suffered great losses. And of course we can't forget that. - Author: Vladimir Putin
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#36. When my mother died, I fell apart. My father wanted to control me. As a consequence, I ran away to America. - Author: Louise Bourgeois
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#37. I've had dialogues with my dead mother over the 40 years since she died. - Author: Drew Gilpin Faust
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#38. My mother, who died aged 82, had Alzheimer's. Losing your memory is bad enough, but everything shuts down. You can't remember how to eat or go to the toilet. It's a terrible disease and so distressing to watch it take over someone you love. - Author: Bonnie Tyler
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#39. Remember my mother - how much she suffered before she died, how thin and gray she seemed after so much surgery? I don't picture her that way anymore. I picture her as she was before she got sick. - Author: Barbara Delinsky
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#40. Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her. - Author: Judy Davis
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#41. After my father died, I learned that when tragedy strikes, you can either open up or shut down. My mother opened up and was not herself for some time. I shut down, and it worked for me. I shut down again on the day of September the eleventh. - Author: H M Naqvi
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#42. I went to elementary school in L.A. I was born in L.A. My mother was from Redondo Beach. My father was French. He died six months before I was born, so my mother went home. I was born there. Not the childhood that most people think. Middle-class, raised by my mother. Single mom. - Author: Philippe Cousteau Jr.
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#43. My - both my sisters died with pancreatic cancer. My brother died with pancreatic cancer. My daddy died of pancreatic cancer. My mother died with breast cancer. - Author: Jimmy Carter
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#44. Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood. - Author: Marc Davis
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#45. When my father died, my mother was still alive. And I think when your second parent dies, there is that shock: 'Oh man, I'm an orphan.' There's also this relief: It's done; it's finished; it's over. - Author: Roz Chast
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#46. My mum was a wonderful mother. She died, aged 80, of Alzheimer's disease, which was dreadful to watch. I remember she said to me: 'Believe in yourself because no one else is going to do it for you.' I'm sure a lot of my success is due to her words of advice. - Author: Bonnie Tyler
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#47. The answer is simple, and harsh. The market did not reward saving the lives of these children, and governments did not subsidize it. So the children died because their mothers and their fathers had no power in the market and no voice in the system. - Author: Bill Gates
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#48. My father died when I was seven, leaving a widow and five sons, ranging in age from five to seventeen. My mother was the most highly-disciplined and hardest working person I have ever known, and this, combined with her love and gentleness, enabled her to make a success of each of her children. - Author: Arthur Lewis
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#49. The two saddest moments of my life were when my mother died and when I was told I couldn't play football for the Colts anymore. - Author: Art Donovan
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#50. My father came by himself across the North Korean border when he was seventeen. And hasn't seen his brothers or sisters or parents since then. And he died some time ago, but never saw any of his relatives. My mother was a refugee in war-torn Korea. - Author: Jim Yong Kim
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#51. I had known a couple of people who had died, but the loss of my mother contained something of the profoundly unknowable. - Author: Andrew Solomon
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#52. Chip did not believe in having a sock drawer or a T-shirt drawer. He believed that all drawers were created equal and filled each with whatever fit. My mother would have died. - Author: John Green
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#53. When my daughter Paula died, I was in the deepest pain, and my mother said, "This kind of sorrow is like a long, narrow, dark channel. You have to walk this channel alone and be sure that there is light at the other ending. Just keep walking." - Author: Isabel Allende
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#54. Maybe when your mother died young, you became instantly old. - Author: Naomi Shihab Nye
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#55. The lift of her heart she'd felt on the outcrop she now felt again, and it wasn't just love. She'd felt love before, known its depths when her mother died.
This was something rarer. Happiness, Laurel thought, that must be what this is. - Author: Ron Rash
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#56. My mother was a talker, but there are still so many things I want to ask her. She died when I was forty. But she did teach me to be a talker with my own children. - Author: Susan Shreve
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#57. I had a very distant relationship with my father. It was always just me and my mother. It was a shattering blow when she died. I was 16. - Author: Joan Lingard
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#58. Earth-toned slate, and the walls were painted in a golden-brown color. Everything looked luxurious. My mother would have died if she saw this place. It looked like a palace. We walked through the hallway into a large open room, which had floors - Author: Cameo Renae
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#59. [On her mother, who died when Hutton was 4:] I hardly remember her, but I have missed her all my life. - Author: Barbara Hutton
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#60. I had one request when I started doing the plays. My prayer was: God let me do well enough to be able to take care of my mother. I was able to do that 'til the day she died because of my audience. So, they've already done enough. All I ask for now is their continued support. - Author: Tyler Perry
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#61. The autumn of 1850 brought an event freighted with deep significance to me. My mother died. - Author: John Sergeant Wise
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#62. My mother died of lung cancer last year. I felt helpless. As an economist, I thought, 'What can I do?' - Author: Andrew Lo
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#63. In 2012, a five-year-old girl in Shandong province described to me how ten officials had chased her six-months-pregnant mother through the fields to prevent the birth of the family's second child, a boy. She died during the procedure. - Author: Barbara Demick
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#64. He hated him for the twenty-three year old his mother had been, younger than he now was when she'd died, alone and sorrowful. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#65. At the age of 62, my father died of cancer - it was much too soon. My mother never remarried or got over it, never even thought of another man. - Author: Monique Roffey
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#66. My mum died when I was 14. That is a kind of strange age to lose a mother. John lost his mum when he was 17. - Author: Paul McCartney
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#67. I never thought I'd be doing poetry books. I never really studied poetry. But the first one I did was after my mother died, and I realized that people sort of think and talk about her style and fashion, but in fact, what made her the person she was was really her love of reading and ideas. - Author: Caroline Kennedy
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#68. Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. - Author: Gilbert Hernandez
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#69. When Mother died I was both freed and abandoned, as are we all at this profound juncture in our lives. - Author: Rita Mae Brown
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#70. A place where we'd be forced to interact. A place where we'd stop having to pretend that my mother didn't leave way too much space in our house after she died. Rachel - Author: Colleen Hoover
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#71. Morrie," Koppel said, "that was seventy years ago your mother died. The pain still goes on?"
"You bet," Morrie whispered. - Author: Mitch Albom
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#72. Both my parents died on the young side. My father was 45, and my mother was 61, so cancer's affected me in a big way. - Author: Kevin Connolly
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#73. Mama said it's probably because of Suzanne, and that you are never the same after a child dies. That made me wonder what she was like before Clover died, because I don't think I really knew my own mother until I had children, and if she was different before, I don't remember. - Author: Nancy E. Turner
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#74. I remember the day my mother died, and it's still hard to talk about it. I just blocked it out. - Author: Peaches Geldof
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#75. My mother died happily of a stroke in her seventies. - Author: Doris Lessing
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#76. When I was six years old, my mother died; and then, for the first time, I learned, by the talk around me, that I was a slave. - Author: Harriet Ann Jacobs
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#77. My mother, father, stepmother and surrogate mother have all died of cancer; my best friend has got terminal cancer and at least five of my other friends have had cancer but survived it. - Author: Arabella Weir
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#78. I almost died. Fortunately, my mother was a nurse. She gave me a shot of something, and things turned out brilliantly.
Lucky me, I thought. Why couldn't his mother have been a telephone operator? - Author: Tiffanie DeBartolo
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#79. There was the woman I was before my mom died and the one I was now, my old life sitting on the surface of me like a bruise. - Author: Cheryl Strayed
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#80. Forty years ago my mother died," he said. "She captured by Comanches, nine years old. Love Indian and wild life so well, no want to go back to white folks. All same people anyway, God say. I love my mother. - Author: S.C. Gwynne
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#81. I spent my whole life helping my mother carry around her psychic trunks like a bitter bellhop. So a great load was lifted when she died, and my life was much easier. - Author: Anne Lamott
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#82. I just find it interesting that kids apparently used to cry when Bambi's mother died. George and I both held our breaths, and then cheered when she didn't reanimate and try to eat her son. - Author: Mira Grant
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#83. When I decided to become a doctor, I was very, very young, when my mother, her seventh child, became pregnant, and she was feeling terrible pain, and I could not know how to help her. And my mother died in front of my eyes, without knowing why, which diagnosis. So I decided to be a doctor. - Author: Hawa Abdi
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#84. Microchimeric sharing means that, even if the mother loses a child, she'll have a small memento of him or her secreted away inside her. Similarly, a bit of our mothers live on in all of us no matter how long ago Mom died. - Author: Sam Kean
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#85. Inej's mother and father might still shed tears for the daughter they'd lost, but if Inej died tonight, there would be no one to grieve for the girl she was now. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#86. What should a man do but be merry? For look you how cheerfully my mother looks, and my father died within's two hours. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#87. Annie died the other day
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#88. When my mother died, I had to go on air that night and do jokes. - Author: Graham Kennedy
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#89. I feel you. Inside. In the parts of me I crushed the night my mother died. No matter how I tried to keep you out, you got in and I couldn't let you leave me behind. So listen to me when I say this. My life is yours. You're the reason I'll stay alive. The only goddamn reason. - Author: Dee Tenorio
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#90. My natural mother died one month after I was born, apparently due to giving birth at an advanced age. - Author: Koichi Tanaka
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#91. Asian face and local language skills to handle the cash. I had just returned to the States from Vietnam, having left the military under a cloud, the origins of which I was able to understand only years later. My mother, the American half of the marriage, had just died; I had no brothers or sisters; - Author: Barry Eisler
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#92. No, the frigid, cold, empty thing that lives inside me showed up the day after my mother died. It told me it was pointless to care about people. It told me it was useless to consider what they think or feel or desire out of life. - Author: Callie Hart
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#93. From my mother's sleep I fell into the State,
And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze.
Six miles from earth, loosed from the dream of life,
I woke to black flak and the nightmare fighters.
When I died they washed me out of the turret with a hose. - Author: Randall Jarrell
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#94. My childhood was kind of complicated. I have an older sister, but my father, my mother's husband, died when I was four years old. So I only had my mum and sister, really. - Author: Orlando Bloom
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#95. How immense must be the force of life which turns a baby , who can just distinguish a great blot of blue and purple on a black background, into the child who thirteen years later can feel all that I felt on May 5th 1895 - now almost exactly to a day, forty-four years ago - when my mother died. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#96. As I sat there in the pew during the altar call, I suddenly understood that if I didn't surrender to Him I would go to Hell when I died. It wasn't Hell itself that scared me - or not just Hell. It was the idea that my mother was going to Heaven without me. - Author: Daryl Gregory
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#97. My mother died when I was five, and all I did was sit and cry. I cried and cried and cried all day, until the neighbors went away. - Author: Madonna Ciccone
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#98. My mother Molly had a nervous breakdown after my father Chic died, aged 50. He was a very generous man who ran a shop in Dundee giving a lot of people tick. When he died, a lot of people hadn't paid their bills, so he died with a lot of debt. After he died, my mother went doolally. - Author: Brian Cox
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#99. He would have been a tall boy, but he could never get enough food to put meat on his bones. His mother died next. The people of Lykos did the Fading Dirge for them - a tragic thumping of fists against chests, fading slowly, slowly, till the fists, like her heart, beat no more and all dispersed. The - Author: Pierce Brown
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#100. I always went to my sister, because she was older and had the care of me after my mother died. - Author: Lizzie Andrew Borden
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