Together we got a mountain to climb.
For us we had each other with patience, perseverance and hope.
Suddenly, I found myself alone.
I looked down and wept.
When I looked up, there, I was and family surrounded by so many friends, groups of all walks of life that we had closely associated with over the years.
Your warmth support: Akapumaana ote Ngakau, Nga Whaka aro te aroha me nga Ngakau Katoa:
Special thanks to Fr Phil, Chris, Taylor: St Peter Chanel Parish and Flaxmere West Parish; and to the Cook Island E Kalesia’s, Napier and Hastings Hospitals and to all staff concerned.
Dr Paddy Twigg and staff, John F. Peryer, many thank you’s.
Felix Tapapa Ngapare.