Just move onIf you fall,Just move on by ~Fensy
If it hurts,
If you cry ,
dry your eyes ,
and move on.
A Night in the Hospital9:15 PMA Night in the Hospital by =PumpkinQueen13
During visiting hours, my mother and I walked into the ICU where my grandmother was being treated. Once we entered the room, I already saw him looming in the darkest corner…his tall, dark, ominous figure with scythe in hand.
My old friend.
I only stared at him before going over to her bedside. She had the ventilator tube and everything was being monitored.
Thus far, I have seen two family members hooked up on these infernal machines. It was shocking and devastating to see my own grandmother be at that disposition.
Selfish I may sound, but should one know my grandmother, they know that she cannot be easily taken down.
At 77, I knew that her health was weakening, but her will to live and fight for us was still at her strongest.
I felt him touch my shoulder and everything around me turned grey. Everything was at a standstill. Without looking at him and my eyes still focused on my weakened grandmother, I spoke in a soft tone.
Please don’t take her away
DeathbedDeathbed by ~angussporran
Deathbed- a dream by Angus Stewart, laid to rest in Prose
Bubbles of jellylike trapped air rose upwards through the pool's cyan water. Before his eyes and all about him they climbed as he pushed/glided by cumbersome underwater breaststrokes toward the tiled edge. Here he hoped to clamber up the side and out of the pool. He did not really know why he wanted to do this- nor did he know how long he had been swimming, or how he had got there. It didn't feel important. Maybe he had swum until his paid session was over and it was time to leave, or until he was too shrivelled to continue. Maybe he had stayed underwater until his eyes stung unbearably. Maybe he had appeared out of thin air.
His biceps and triceps squashed and tightened as he tried to pull his lank bodyweight over the pool edge onto the dry tiles. Less easy than perhaps it might once have been. W
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