-The mother has died and one of her sons is telling the other son in the middle of the night.
-The poem is about one of the sons point of view when he receives the call from his brother.
-The poem was written recently.
-It's about 4th January 2007.
-This is the date of the mother's death.
-The poem is set in the room/house of the poet (one of the sons).
-This is where he finds out the news.
-The poem was possibly written to share his pain over his mother's death.
-He doesn't want his mother to ever be forgotten.
-It could be spreading knowledge to help others cope with the same situation.