Woman marries against parents' wishes. Husband dies shortly of cancer. No offspring.
Woman has marriage #2 which soon fails. Still no offspring.
Woman seeks solace in her job as school teacher, surrounded by children.
Woman forced to take up retirement due to age.
Woman conceives test-tube baby at age 62. Becomes one of the oldest first-time mothers.
I read an interview she gave to a magazine where she expressed hope that she would live at least until her son was 20, and could take care of himself.
A few days ago, here's what happened:
It's the saddest thing I've read in recent times. My heart is very heavy.