Smile though your heart is aching
Smile even though it's breaking
If you smile through your fear and sorrow
Smile and maybe tomorrow
You'll see the sun come shining through for you
There can be no doubt that the most important communication tool for all those caring for a person living with Alzheimer's is the smile.
I think Nat King Cole got it right. Listen below. Bring Kleenex!
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