My half-sister Ione. Beautiful. She held me as a child, her distinctive braids.
When parents parted ways Ione returned to father’s side of the family. Lost to me.
If somehow you are reading this – hello No period. hello
Ceramic rendition done by Robert Coates, a multi-talented odd sheep of the family. He did watercolors, oils, ceramics, wood carvings, sailed on tall masted wooden ships to Alaska. Died too early in life.