Laura had been born in upstate New York. She died August 26, 2004 on Long Island – 11 years ago now. Only 52 at the time, she’d died in her sleep of a previously undiagnosed cerebral aneurysm.
For those of us who grew up fans, she was like a local gal who’d “made it.” I saw her perform live once, and won’t ever forget it:
Thankfully, her music will always be with us. I was listening to this at one point yesterday on my iPad while proofing. I’ve always liked it – from 1990/91:
Indeed, most of us can identify with that. When you’ve lost someone you love, you realize …. never in a million years:
Have a good Thursday, wherever you are in the world. 🙂