What Should You Do When Your Loved One Has Dementia?

“I’m the one who loves you,” and other lessons from the dementia journey

Bebe Nicholson
Published in
6 min readOct 24, 2022


Photo by Filip Gielda on Unsplash

Dave shuffled toward the microphone, leaning into a cane that supported his slow, measured steps. I expected the frailties inflicted by age to weaken his voice, so I edged forward.



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Bebe Nicholson

Writer, editor, publisher, journalist, author, columnist, believer in enjoying my journey and helping other people enjoy theirs. bknicholson@att.net