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Get Well Soon Mum

By franfoto
This is my Mum, She is 93 years old and has just had a very bad fall and broken her hip. She had an operation yesterday as is very poorly and we are all very anxious for her.
I just wanted to say "Get well soon Mum, we love you".
I took this lovely photograph of her for her 90th Birthday, it's from the same session as a previous upload 'Mum age 90' which I posted some time ago.
I had intended to post another floral but I am not feeling very creative at the moment and this one seems a lot more fitting at this time. Maybe we can all send positive thoughts out to her for a full recovery.
I will be away from Friday this week to spend some time with my family in the Midlands and visit my Mum every day so will catch up with you when I get back. Thank you all for dropping in.

Tags: Portraits Mother General Elderly People Portraits and people Flash and lighting Franfotos mum

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Cormy 9 3 England
19 Feb 2008 5:37PM
Our thoughts are with you all,especially Mum.

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dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 5:41PM
I remember the last photo..this is equally beautiful. I really do hope that she feels better soon Fran..thinking of you both.
luxaeternam 9 21 1
19 Feb 2008 5:42PM
A delightful portrait of a lady who seems charming.
I'm sure many people on EPZ join me in wishing her a swift recovery. All the best.
Smile Lucy
liz 12 4 England
19 Feb 2008 5:53PM
positive thoughts are on there way.
A beautiful photograph
Bodiewil 9 46 Wales
19 Feb 2008 5:54PM
Our thoughts are with you and your Mum

CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
19 Feb 2008 5:54PM
This is an absolutely charming portrait of your mum, Fran, she looks, and surely is, a very wonderful person. May I wish her a very speedy recovery. Take care. Carol
19 Feb 2008 5:56PM
Great picture - hoping for a speedy recovery
19 Feb 2008 6:09PM
thoughts and prayers are with your Mom..
Let her know that prayers are going up all around the world for her speedy recovery..
Take care of yourself as well she will need you to be strong for her..

She is a beautiful lady.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 6:14PM
Another lovely photo of your Mum
Hope she enjoys seeing you over the next few days and that cheers her up. Healing is not a quick process at her age, so I hope things go well for her recovery
19 Feb 2008 6:16PM
moving picture & all the best to your mum...
19 Feb 2008 6:27PM
Bless her. All the best to you both.

John Smile
bayleaf 9 8 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 6:36PM
Bless her Fran. My thoughts and well wishes are with her. Hope she gets well soon. Smile

Excellent pic I hope things go well for your Mum. Will
MickyMc 9 8 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 6:39PM
Its a beautiful photograph and I hope she will recover from her fall very soon.
Assyrian 9 132 Scotland
19 Feb 2008 6:42PM
It's a lovely photograph. Best wishes and a speedy recovery, GranFranfoto!

microchip 9 1 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 6:55PM
And a big get well mum from Glen and myself,
This is another wonderful picture of a lovely lady,
ChristineL 12 39 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 6:56PM
I hope your Mum gets well soon, my thoughts are with you both. A lovely portrait of her Fran,
wamp 10 276 8 England
19 Feb 2008 7:21PM
Hope you mum gets better soon Smile A lovely image

fishy2 9
19 Feb 2008 7:45PM
get well soon.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
19 Feb 2008 8:04PM
Stunning image, Best wishes to you and to her!

rmr 9 1 Wales
19 Feb 2008 8:21PM
wish here well from me ,she looks a dear little lady
Grim1 10 49 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 8:27PM
Hope she's better soon.
User_Removed Junior Member 10 16 England
19 Feb 2008 9:32PM
Lovely portrait of a fine young lady. Heartfelt thoughts for her speedy recovery
SKavanagh 9 312 5 England
19 Feb 2008 10:04PM
Beautiful shot Fran hope your mum gets better soon
20 Feb 2008 12:00AM
Best wishes for a speedy recovery from me too.
franfoto 9 2 32 England
20 Feb 2008 12:54AM
Thanks for all your kind words, thoughts and good wishes, I am going to print this page and take it to show Mum when I go on Friday, I'm sure it will lift her spirits as much as it has lifted mine.
Bless you all
JudeC 10 6 3 England
20 Feb 2008 8:18AM
Hi Fran - tell your Mum she doesn't look a day over 65 and get well soon - Jude.
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
20 Feb 2008 8:56AM
Hope you Mum gets well soon. Ouch! Bless her.
Marilyn x
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
20 Feb 2008 9:04AM
A lovely photo Fran. Best wishes to Mum for a speedy and complete recovery.
20 Feb 2008 9:12AM
Have been through this with my Mum, not an easy time, hope the op went well, they are often stronger than we think.
All the best to you, my thoughts are with you.

Nicky Smile
starliz 12 1.6k 3 England
20 Feb 2008 9:18AM
a lovely photograph hope all is well and my very best wishes for a good recovery,hope mum is home soon x
KJackson 9 7 1 England
20 Feb 2008 9:53AM
A very elegant looking lady, sending good thoughts your way for a fast recovery xx
cantona43 Plus
11 924 4 England
20 Feb 2008 4:27PM
what a wonderful shot of a remarkable lady I hope she gets well soon
Barbaraj 10 450 England
20 Feb 2008 4:56PM
Best wishes and prayer for your Mum.
Pegon 11 78 1 England
20 Feb 2008 5:20PM
A lovely shot of your Mum. I hope she has a speedy recovery.
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
20 Feb 2008 5:33PM
Best wishes to your Mum, I hope she gets better soon. What an awful thing to happen.
glyndwr 9 66 10 Wales
20 Feb 2008 5:36PM
Brilliant photo.
Mam is most important, best wishes.

proz 12 205 United States
20 Feb 2008 6:39PM
love the shot, extended get well wishes from me too!
Paree 12 616 3
20 Feb 2008 6:52PM
Its a beauty
she looks very well and fantastic for her age
and I do hope she get well again quickly
tigertimb 9 40 66 United Kingdom
20 Feb 2008 7:18PM
Another lovely portrait Fran and best wishes for your mum
gerrymac 9 10 1 United Kingdom
20 Feb 2008 10:04PM
Get well soon Mum...
exposure Plus
12 4.5k England
20 Feb 2008 10:30PM
You have a very beautiful Mum Fran, I hope she gets better soon.
Best Wishes to you and your Mum
graceland 12 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2008 5:04PM
Lovely hope she gets well soon !!

Send her our best wishes !!
21 Feb 2008 5:46PM
93 .... unbelievable, great capture and all the best for your mom
georg Plus
12 4 South Africa
23 Feb 2008 2:58PM
You are one of the people on my "favorite" list. Forgive me if I do not make a comment every time I vote on your photos. I am so busy with the flying lately that I just do not have the time to make a sensible comment. This does not mean that I just "click" to give you a vote. Now and then I may surprise you with a written contribution!! Regards.
MaryMac 11 258 1 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2008 7:51PM
Sorry to hear your mum has had a fall fran I do hope her Op went well and that she is comfortable bless her !
Hope you are coping with all the stress of it all too remember to take a few peaceful moments for yourself
Sweep 11 43 England
26 Feb 2008 1:26PM
Best wishes for your Mums recovery
franfoto 9 2 32 England
1 Mar 2008 7:58PM
Thank you all for your recent get well messages for my Mother who recently had a fall and broke her hip. I did a print out of all the comments, thoughts and messages and took it with me to the hospital to show her. She was quite touched that you had taken the time to wish her well and the kindness shown by complete strangers, I can assure you that it really lifted her spirits and brought her comfort knowing that people care and I thank you all for this.
Best wishes
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
3 Mar 2008 9:59AM
A lovely picture of a dear person to you. It shows.
Hope your mum is better by now,
imagio 10 12 1 England
5 Mar 2008 12:25AM
Hope she is on the mend..

pennyspike 14 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
8 Mar 2008 7:54PM
I hope Mum is on the mend by now.
( It's my Mum's birthday today and I'm feeling bad about not being with her. She also had a broken hip a couple of years ago and is fine now.)
thorn 12 124 2 Scotland
10 Mar 2008 9:24PM
Your mum is a very young looking 93 hope she gets better soon and has a great mothers day too.Brilliant picture of her.take care,AnnSmile
30 Nov 2010 8:12PM
What beautiful eyes and such a happy face.

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