You're in my heart Mom. You bought me my first Winnie the Pooh and I remember you reading it to me and until I could read. Then we would sit and listen to the Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day record.
You don't need another human being to make your life complete, but let's be honest. Having your wounds kissed by someone who doesn't see them as disasters in your soul but cracks to put their live into is the most calming thing in the world.