I JUST WANT TO FEEL BETTER – A MANIFESTO


This is gold! If you have been attentive, gold goes up in value over time.

SERENDIPITY

I visited my favorite doctor last week. She is the only one of my original set of doctors I have kept. Despite her not being covered by my current insurance. She is irreplaceable. Unlike the rest of my doctors, she “gets me.” For me to start over and try to establish this kind of relationship with a new doctor? I’m not sure I’ve got that many years left to me. Or if there is another doctor like her anywhere.

I hadn’t seen her since before all the heart surgery in March, so we had a bit of catching up to. We talked about me, her, life, getting older, Garry, drugs and how some things — like marijuana — just don’t do what they did when we were young.

And the importance of feeling better.

The garden in front of the clinic where my favorite doctor works The garden in front of the clinic where my favorite doctor works

Anyone who has been sick for a long time knows what I mean when…

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  1. Marilyn Armstrong August 14, 2014 / 10:26 pm

    Thank you so much for the reblog 🙂 I think a lot of people have a problem communicating with their doctors. Doctors are fixated on numbers and statistics while people just — want to feel better!

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