I watched them together, and I could tell that she was falling, too. Her cheeks flushed. Her whole body laughed when he made a joke.
I was outgoing and wanted to create things, and then I just wanted to disappear.
It feels like my life’s work of ensuring all people be treated with respect and dignity is heavily threatened.
As a nurse, I’ve used my up-close and personal experience with death as a guide to understanding and helping my patients.