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FamilyI want to go home

I want to go home. Home where my family is. Home Where my friends are. Home where I can go to cemetairies to visit with my lost family. Except my mama, cause she still isn’t buried yet. Yeah yeah yeah, excuses excuses. I’m sick of hearing excuses. I want mom to be next to daddy. Just like her plans state. I saw the receipt. I know what it says. I don’t want to hear that mom isn’t there and that I can talk to her anytime. The burial has been planned and paid for since I was little. Bury her alrea[......]

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FamilyCancer and dementia are thieves

Cancer and dementia are thieves. They take loved ones body and mind away. Sometimes it’s quick as in the case with my dad. From the time of diagnosis in december to his death in June was only 9 months. In some ways, that’s good. And in others, it’s not. In the cases of dementia, it can drag on and on for years. The body can live for a very long time, while the mind reverts back to that of a toddler. People forget how to do things. They forget their children. They can no longer take care of thems[......]

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