Memories Mastered
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Memories Mastered

Good-bye Mr. Lon

A conversation with my father

Photo by Hans Moerman on Unsplash

There’s a conversation I remember that I want to and don’t want to always remember at the same time.

My father is in bed in one of the two bedrooms in his two-bedroom condo. He’s unable to get out of bed by himself after having a stroke, but he’s home from rehab hospital and being taken care of by a private nurse.



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Melissa Miles McCarter

Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism. Editor, — Find out more