The words fell awkwardly from her mouth, but she told me, "I know you tried. You did the best you could do."....By Sheryl Lynn
Alzheimer's Reading Room
My mother was able to live alone until she fell on Christmas Eve of 2006. I brought Eleanor to live with me and Laila, my dog, as soon as I felt she was strong enough to make the drive, thinking she'd be spending her remaining days in my home.