Posts Tagged ‘absent Mother’

Two sets of children

Demanding attention.

Two Fathers

With demanding jobs.

Two Mothers … absent

Away on overseas tour!!!

Compelling opportunities for

Teenage boy with a garage room!!

And a flame-haired colleen,

My “Rosie McCann”

Short visits extend, and extend.

One visit blurs with the next.

And my room becomes my …

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The domestic arrangements are set

For those left behind.

The Donaghys – Bob, & 3 kids

To move into 138 Station St with

The Cowans – Roger, & 4 kids

Mothers – Joan & Phyllis (respectively)

Extended UK visit.

Bob – Panthers Catering Manager –

Approaches domestic life

With a military demeanour.

Family personas – very different.

Potential discomfort & craziness.




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