My mothers birthday is shrouded in mystery. The selection of her birth date is a bit along the lines of what the Christians did when selecting year 1 AD. It is the first year in which they could categorically say that Jesus was alive.
So 13th October is officially Maura’s birthday, but unlikely to have been her birth date.
It is poignant in being the day before Paddy’s anniversary. Maura was born in 1927. Paddy was also born in August of the same year, and passed away Oct 14th 2006. Maura hung on in there until Christmas Eve 2016.
Below are a few random snaps from the files of Maura & Paddy