I asked Suzanne to tell me some things about Andrew to help me personalize this doll.
One of the things my son Andrew says all the time is "I love to be me". So when he told me the other day that he wanted to be me, I said, "Why? So you can be my mom?"
Andrew left for his heavenly Home a year ago this February at the age of 21.
It is hard to see in the pictures, but in the left eye of this child, a small pool of gloss dried just at the bottom edge of the eyelid. Probably because of the way his head was inadvertantly tilted when the gloss was drying. But at first glance it appears to be a welled up tear there.
Over the course of this remarkable dollmaking journey,