My Feelings is a unique series designed to stimulate discussion about the big issues that young children may have to face. The My Feelings books comprise of beautifully illustrated and sensitively written texts for early childhood. When Mum Went Away Theme: Separation Robbie’s mum was a soldier and had to go away to work. Robbie was proud of his mum but he didn’t want her to go. Nick looked after Robbie while his mum was away and they both missed mum very much. Robbie went to the airport to meet mum and gave her a big hug.