CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Don’t Have a Bird

Sandi Parsons
Sep 17, 2019 · 14 min read

Some friendships you never forget

An outstretched hand with a ladybird on the tip of the middle finger.
An outstretched hand with a ladybird on the tip of the middle finger.
Image by Hellinz from Pixabay

There are so many rites of passage you’d already missed out on, and the school ball is destined to become another item on that ever-growing list. You tried to delay the inevitable until every breath from your lungs sounds as if Cystic Fibrosis is cackling through you. So with a resigned air, off to hospital you go.