Mary Theresa Schmich (born November 29, 1953) is an American columnist for the Chicago Tribune. Schmich was one of the authors of the comic strip Brenda Starr, and the 1997 column Wear Sunscreen.
I couldn't have foreseen all the good things that have followed my mother's death. The renewed energy, the surprising sweetness of grief. The tenderness I feel for strangers on walkers. The deeper love I have for my siblings and friends. The desire to play the mandolin. The gift of a visitation.
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