My tribute to my mom – I.O.U.

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty

My mom is a great woman and has the patience of a saint! As she put it, she had to put up with doing my laundry, and from time to time, finding frogs and snakes in my pockets. I guess I made doing laundry as exciting for her, as it was to me as a six year old, by putting those items in my pockets.

She has been a wonderful grandmother to my kids, and has been a great teacher to thousands of kids as a Kindergarten teacher in the Tigard Tualatin Schools. My tribute to mom was said best by Jimmy Dean in his song called I.O.U. So here is to you mom.

 

 

 

 

 



Todd Clark - broker
Kastings & Associates
Phone: (503)524-9494
Fax: (503)622-8739

 

                   

                                   

 

 

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Todd Clark (broker w/ Ken's Home Team)
Keller Williams Realty
Todd@IFoundYourNewHome.com
Phone: (503)524-9494
Fax: (503)746-9573

 

 

 

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 I am a licensed Realtor who specializes in Washington County, Oregon and also work in both Clackamas and Multnomah Counties including the cities of Aloha, Beaverton, Canby, Clackamas, Gladstone, Gresham, Happy Valley, Hillsboro, Milwaukie, Oregon City, Sherwood and Tigard. All information contained in these posts are copyrighted and cannot be used without prior written approval authorization from the author me Todd Clark. If you are looking for an outstanding agent please give me a call I would love to help you with all your real estate needs.

 

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Patricia Kennedy
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Todd, so your mom is a kindergarten teacher!  That must have been so amazing when you were growing up!

May 09, 2008 08:20 PM
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Lisa Friedman
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Aw, that's so sweet.  Snakes in your pockets though? 

May 09, 2008 08:20 PM
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Todd- I see where you get your smile...very sweet tribute!

May 09, 2008 08:29 PM
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Sara Homan
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Awe Todd, that is so precious!  Nobody can ever replace a momma.  It is wonderful that you honor her, treat her like the queen that she is...but no more snakes & stuff ok?

May 09, 2008 08:49 PM
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Todd,

Great post and audio clip, TC...This will be my first Mother's day without my mom who passed away in January...we sorely miss her!!! Thanks,   Fran

May 09, 2008 09:26 PM
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Todd - Your Mom is a cutie! Don't forget to tell her every day that you love her...
May 09, 2008 10:36 PM
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Hey, Todd - I love the Jimmy Dean clip.  I don't think I've ever heard that one before and it is quite appropriate. 

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Todd, what a nice ThemThem to your Mother. Hope she has a great mothers day!

Thanks for sharing with the group.

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Todd, Your mom sounds like a special person.  How did she put up with all the surprise you left her in the laundry!!??

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Honor your mom. And she should be very proud of you.

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