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I’d Rather Go With You

I couldn’t wake in time today To go with you to walk Too tired, too weak, too dreary a morn – I guess I missed our talk It wasn’t long till I was up All dressed and fed and alert … Continue reading

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The Days Will Grow Longer

It was dark this morning when Kevin and I started out on our ceremonial walk through the woods.  It is not odd to be walking in the dark.  In fact, it is normal.  At least, it is normal at this … Continue reading

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I will always be with you

Mother’s Day No matter how old, no matter what circumstance, I still miss my Mom on Mother’s Day. My daughter wandered into my room yesterday morning to plan what we were going to do.  The boys had gone diving, so … Continue reading

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I too, have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening BY ROBERT FROST “Whose woods these are I think I know.   His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here TO watch his woods fill up with … Continue reading

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I think I can, I think I can…

The dawn began for me at 4:00 this morning.   That was no great surprise since my day ended yesterday at 7 pm!  I guess this last batch of chemo is having an accumulative impact on my hemoglobin.  Thank God … Continue reading

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Ruth

It is always a battle of mind over matter the day I head for chemo and yesterday was no exception. I worried about getting up in time to fit in a walk, a shower, remembering to take my anti-nausea pills, … Continue reading

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