FROM THE DOWN HILL SLOPE

TOPIC 89 Through as in ended or through as in going through one door to another.  No matter what you believe at some point the body we inhabit gives up, we die. Most of us don’t like to think about that even when we have great faith that we are passing to a better world. …

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From the Downhill Slope

FACING THE INEVITABLE BEST DONE EARLY I consider one of the blessings of my life was working  on a cancer service in my early twenties.  I became intimately acquainted with death, not the romantic deaths portrayed in the media, but the true horrors that were so often a part of dying. Going Gentle Into That Good …

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From the Downhill Slope

FACING THE INEVITABLE BEST DONE EARLY I consider one of the blessings of my life to be working on a cancer service in my early twenties.  I became intimately acquainted with death, not the romantic deaths portrayed in the media, but the true horrors that were so often a part of dying. Going Gentle Into …

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From the Downhill Slope

What Does It Feel Like To Be 75? Say Goodbye To Spry : NPR Some just don’t get aging, particularly the young.  Sigh.  Lipstick not properly applied?  Counter’s not clean?  Failing closeup eyesight, one of the first senses to go.  Walking slower?  Not eager to bend over?  Aging bones and balance.  Repeating yourself?  Failing memory. …

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