- Unemployed or short of money
- Experiencing personal traumas
- One foot in the grave
- Depressed (often for good reasons - situational, not endemic)
- And otherwise not in a good place?
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
I'm Getting Afraid to Answer the Phone
Have you ever experienced a time when seemingly everyone around you is:
That's my situation right now. In my own family, both my brother and sister are not well (my brother is in the hospital), and my husband is slowly recovering from an antibiotic-resistant infection and pneumonia. In my husband's family, most have a variety of long-term illnesses, including the brother nearest in age with congestive heart failure.
My eldest is also experiencing a large number of sick or troubled people in her life, and my youngest grandchild is sick with a virus.
I'm getting afraid to answer the phone, for fear that it will be more bad news.
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