"He adores his mother," she told me, talking about a friend of hers, a grown man with a profound love for this woman in his life.
"I mean, anytime he talks about her, it is with such reverence and respect. He had a horrible relationship with his dad, but he held his mom in the highest esteem. I finally had to ask him about it. I said, 'Please tell me what she did to make you love her so very much.'
And do you know what he told me? He said, 'She came to every game I played.'"