Wednesday, August 19, 2009

comment to a flickr photo

here is a comment that i made to a flickr photo about a lady in the nursing home, with hardly any
memory or mind, left


yes, all waiting for the bus to take them Home.

my sister once showed to me a nursing home that had a cemetery for a window view, the tombstones could be clearly seen!!

one does not measure a river by its driest, lowest level, one does not measure a day by the last light of the evening;

thus when I watched my father, in the Home, with his Dementia, not knowing a thing of the last 30 years, I Measured my father by his Life's highest moments of Soul and spirit experiences, not peering at him with the setting sun-ness of his senility!

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