Every mom wants their daughter’s wedding to go off without a hitch, well believe it or not so do the mom's of the groom's. Renee tried to include me in as much as she could, but sometimes things don’t go the way the bride wants them to either. I am sure moving in with her in-laws was not on her list of things to do as a new bride, but she did it with a smile (they did have their own apartment in our house) and we all got along quite well, even their dog Flash who would come upstairs to “visit” us on her own. I would get a call from Renee asking, "is our dog up there??" To this day we still miss hearing Flash pawing the back door to come in.
They did not last long with us, a little under two years, before the Coast Guard moved them to