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Madonna

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About Madonna

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  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    wyoming
  • Interests
    reading mysteries
  • Loss Type
    currently taking care of dad who is dying

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    receptionist
  • Last Name
    Carrier
  • First Name
    Madonna
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  1. I've always been close to my dad and through the years he had got congestive heart failure, over a month ago the doctor told us he was in last stage heart failure, our lives shifted to taking care of dad and what he needed, then a few weeks ago, the doctor told us that his kidney's were shutting down, since then he has been bed ridden, the hospice nurse came today, she pointed out my dad's swollen stomach area and told me that was a sign of him backing up inside, she told me she thinks he has about two weeks to live. I didn't cry, I just stood there and said "okay", as if she just told me he has a appointment somewhere and I made a mental note of it. My mind is filled with thoughts of what I need to do and prepare for that. I thought to myself, why am I not crying? Did this ever happen to anyone?
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