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It's Happened....She's Gone.

So it was a rather quick decline.  It started with swelling in her feet and ankles a week ago.  They admitted her to the program.  Midweek, I called her on my way home from work and she was talking as if drunk.   639 more words


I Think It's Happening

The Lasix hasn’t helped at all to reduce the swelling in her feet and ankles.  In fact, it’s gotten worse in the last couple of days.   429 more words


Sick and Fucking Tired

So, new job.  It’s going well so far.  Mom told me she had made a hair appointment for 1 pm today, so I sigh in frustration, gather her oxygen, prepare the truck for her, etc.   1,329 more words