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Kathryn Lucinski raised six children before becoming a secretary in 1970
Kathryn Lucinski raised six children before becoming a secretary in 1970
Lisa Graff

Lisa Graff

Violets for a mother whose voice still lingers

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Even with each passing year, I still hear my mother’s voice in my ear. She had a saying for everything. Don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Two wrongs don’t make a right.

An only child born in 1928, she quit high school to get married to a handsome soldier who was about to ship off to fight in World War II. Her goal in life was to become a good mother…

Published in Cape Gazette on May 8, 2022.

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