Janice wasnât ready; and sheâd been sure she would be. So far, sheâd stuck precisely to her plan. Content continues after advertisement âMake a plan, have a countdown list to check-off. Work through it steadily. Youâll do it Janice, Iâm sure. I have faith in you.â Her therapist had told …Read More »
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The sun was hot. That summer was a scorcher. I remember the sweat trickling down the sides of my face. I was always sticky and grubby â I spent most of my time outdoors playing with my new friend. We went to the park, played in my back garden, and …Read More »
Iâd got the call at about six-thirty the previous evening; Sunday – during âSongs of Praiseâ. Not that I was watching it. Content continues after advertisement âHow quickly can you get down to London tonight?â âTonight? I canât get there tonight; the last train has gone.â âOk, tomorrow, then?â âErr… …Read More »
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âI walked her down the aisle today â happiest day of my life so far. It doesnât seem so long ago that she was climbing up onto my knee to make a nest with her special blanket, ready for a bedtime story. Content continues after advertisement âTime flies â doesnât …Read More »