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- Relationships in MS… Notes for a talk.
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Category Archives: illness
Illness often causes changes in behaviour. Families and friends interpret these changes. Sometimes the ill person would rather nobody noticed, so the family or friends may pretend not to notice. But families interpret according to: their own anxieties their own … Continue reading
An illness can become a scapegoat for all kinds of other troubles. ………… ‘I’ve done something bad’ – it must have been because of my illness – even if it was actually not to do with … Continue reading
My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun (Sonnet 130) by William Shakespeare My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun; Coral is far more red than her lips’ red; If snow be white, why then her breasts … Continue reading
It seems to take two years for the mind to catch up with changes to the body. (It can also take two years to catch up with significant changes to relationships.) This is not a hard and fast rule – … Continue reading