We gather here in a beachside town on Australia’s west coast to console each other, to remember our brother/son/uncle, and to honour him. An oft-repeated refrain is how glad we are for that joyful weekend this past January when we celebrated Charlie’s 80th. It’s so important that a family gather in good times, not just sad.

Don’t let it be at a funeral that you next hug your siblings and tell them you love them. Do it soon.

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  1. I’m so glad you went home and are with family. Love and hugs.

  2. a beautiful tribute. I am so sorry for your loss


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