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Reblog: No Sympathy Required.

15 Oct

Hi there, how is your weekend going?
Happy and healthy, I hope, with no niggling little worries?

Well, I’d like to take a moment to tell you about a new blog, which I have been helping a friend set up today.

Lanthie has recently had some rather scary news and, instead of hiding herself away and feeling sorry for herself, she has chosen to write about it in her usual way; with humour, strength and humanity.

So I’d like you to do me a big favour; go over and say hi to Lanthie and give Lump, what lump? a follow.

Thanks

Lump, what lump?

Hello dear world

This post is written by a mere mortal.

A self realization has dawned; that there are things that scare me and the reality that we all die.
I am not the sort who plays the victim or who likes to play on others’ emotions, so this post is not meant to envoke any sympathy from any of you out there.

I was reading FB earlier today and noticed a post by a friend who was in hospital having what I think is her breast removed. Yes, she has cancer.

And yes, so do I.

At first, I thought about contacting her and asking questions and telling her that it will all be ok. But to be honest it all feels a bit awkward.

One doesn’t want to pry.

So what does one do in a situation like this?
I suddenly realized that she is probably not too…

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2 responses to “Reblog: No Sympathy Required.

  1. Big D

    October 15, 2016 at 20:58

    That was a wonderfully written post. Thanks for pointing me in her direction.

     

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