Time out…

…Mom’s gone into hospice.

UPDATE: That was fast. She died peacefully this morning (Friday, 2/17) around 10:00AM.

UPDATE-UPDATE: Thank you all for the kind words and condolences.
I realize I am very fortunate to have had such a generous amount of time with my folks and family before anyone has taken permanent leave.
I know many people, my wife included, who’s time with their parents was cut short for one reason or another.

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The semi-sprawling adventures of a culturally hegemonic former flat-lander and anti-idiotarian individualist, fleeing the toxic cultural smug emitted by self-satisfied lotus-eating low-land Tesla-driving floppy-hat wearing lizadroid-Leftbat Califorganic eco-tofuistas ~

14 thoughts on “Time out…

  1. Sorry to hear about your mom’s death.
    Not sorry to hear it was essentially a normal elderly human passing, instead of our all too often Western Civ long drawn out, torture for everyone, type of death.


    • Thank you very much for the kind words and feelings.
      She never said exactly what it was, but we got two extra years with “oxygen therapy” – the avian-flu creeping lung-stuff occupied too much surface territory and she was at less than %70 supply in the end.


    • As Elvis might say, Thank-you-thank-you-thank-you.
      It was a slow lead-up to a quick sprint across the finish line.
      That caught us all off-guard, including Dad. But that’s Mom, always planning ahead, always good for a surprise, and sometime a surprise-attack! Every now and then I burst into tears. #Whiskey heps – of which she would not approve.


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