Let me take this occasion to wish HAPPY MOTHERS DAY to my Mum, Karen my tai tai, Patrina my daughter, Lucy my SIL, my aunts, my cousins and nieces, the Yau sisters.
Not forgetting too ACTIVISTS and non-activists mothers in my live –MARINA LEE ABDULLAH, Lillian, Rodi, Claire, MsMo, YB Nurul, Queenie, Lita, Marina Mahathir, Jane, Nina, Maria, Sarah, Chris the virgin mum?…Mila too yah?...Pris, Serena, Jong, Liz bedmate to Tony Gee.
….and my Condo Mums, Sophie, Cris, Nanie, Norlie, Anne, Pauline, Gee, Prya, Pat, Guna, Phoebe.
Faraway mums….aunty Betsy, Veron, Cecilia
Distant mums….Cat, Murielle, Sharon
And all the other mums that distance, time and other inteerests have kept us apart.
This oldie is dedicated to you all…..a song that I sang in 1953 after my mothers day speech in St. Georges, Taiping. I then had a good soprano voice, ahem. Enjoy yah?
Yah, and also especially to retired Mums and future Mums-to-be in Kuantan.