She held my hand as a child, keeping me upright and safe. She supported me in my older years, saying, "Life is the chances you take." Now today I reminice these times, haunting me more and more. I hope, in other words, she'll always be happy to see me come through the door. Without her guidance and her help, I don't know where I'd be. Because without her in my life, I would not have what makes me, me .