The following post was assembled into a coherent piece after a night of messaging Graham back and forth from my hospital bed to his Home from Home. A change of tack after the confusion and shock of the previous days. A new stage of acceptance, a way of looking forward and dealing with the lemons we’ve been given.
Some of what follows is his words, jumbled up with mine to form our new family way of thinking. We’re in this together and will be walking on, hand in hand…
Friday 30th March 2018
I had a really positive day today, my best yet.
The first time I really felt like we absolutely CAN and WILL do this. Our lives will be different than planned, but no less amazing. We will learn to spot opportunities and take advantage of new situations. It will change us, stretch us, exhaust us, but ultimately expand our lives.