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The Ugly Gown

I am a hideous monster, dragging my feet, back and forth, in the recovery room. With the weight of the heart-monitoring device in the upper left pocket, the hospital gown is sliding off my left shoulder and leaves my breast … Continue reading

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Sympathy vs. Empathy

A friend shared this video today.  I could not help watching it over and over again. It made me laugh and cry at the same time. It reminded me of the first day leaving the hospital after losing my child. … Continue reading

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