Whitney http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27576/all en Whitney Houston's mother wonders if she could have saved singer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/whitney-houstons-mother-wonders-if-she-could-have-saved-singer <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Whitney Houston's mother has told People magazine that she questions her skills as a parent and wonders if she could have saved her superstar daughter from the drug use that played a role in her death.</p> <p>"Was I a good mother?" Cissy Houston, 79, was quoted as telling the celebrity magazine in an advance excerpt released on Wednesday from the magazine's Friday edition.</p> <p>"I still wonder if I could have saved her somehow. But there's no book written on how to be a parent. You do the best you can."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/whitney-houstons-mother-wonders-if-she-could-have-saved-singer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cissy Houston Entertainment Human Interest Whitney Whitney Houston Whitney Houston Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:00:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738554 at http://www.globalpost.com