my hero

January 2008
Woman's Day (Australia Edition);1/28/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p69
The author relates that her hero is her mother. According to the author, her mother helped her out after she had a major operation despite her mother having breast cancer and other illnesses. The author states that her mother still wants her to have fun. She also expresses her appreciation for everything that her mother did for her.


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