In less than twenty-four hours, I’m going to be a year older.
Technically, I’m going to be a day older, but since it’s my birthday, I’m also going to be a year older (at least from a legal perspective). 295 more words
Blurb: Elsa is spending her 30th birthday in the hospital, in the bed where she’s lain for five months after a terrible mountain-climbing accident. Unable to speak, see, or move, she appears to be in an irreversible coma, and her family is facing the devastating reality that it might be time to turn off her life support. 528 more words
Elsa has been in a coma for five months. With all hope of reviving her gone, her family and doctors are having to face the devastating fact that it might be time to turn off her life support… They don’t realise that in the past few weeks Elsa has regained partial consciousness; she knows where she is and can hear everyone talking around her bed, but she has no way of telling them she’s there. 568 more words