Age is but a number.

This young woman gave me a wake up call. When I think I have it bad, I’ll just think of what she’s going through…and pray she…and her mom, who has MS…can find their share of happiness each and every day…

………hugmamma.

DoubtsKillDreams

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How can you compare a young girl like you being sick to a old woman like me being sick?”

This is what was thrown in my face by a fellow patient two weeks ago after I told her I was unable to get up to help her with something. When she exclaimed that she wasn’t well enough to be doing on her own, I pointed out that I too, was in hospital and therefore likely to also be ill.

The reason I couldn’t, or in the old woman’s eyes ‘wouldn’t’ get up to help open my own curtains so she could watch tv from her bed, and not her chair was because I was in a full blown skin flare up. I was in agony, I could barely move my arms, let alone get up and walk about. I’ve had this skin issue on and off for nearly eight…

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