My mother write this on October 11, 1989, three days before my birthday and thirty-five days before she passed away.
You may be 21 now, but don’t forget the things of your childhood–they keep you young forever. … The other things are just stuff, some old, some new, you might be able to use. … The gift is for the things of the future–may you have a long and productive and happy one.
What things of your childhood do you keep?