This is for my mum on Mother’s day 2017. (March 26th). It is a re-working of a film from 2011.
Age ten, Edwin Morgan chose to learn his first Russian word – Lyublyu, which transaltes in English as “I love”.
My mum trained as a nurse and has those selfless qualities of being that make her a ‘Nightingale’.
My mum’s great-great aunt, Jessie lennox of Bridge of Allan, trained under Florence Nightingale and in later life became a close friend of Florence Nightingale