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It's Only Human Nature

I work with the elderly
Yes, I do and Love it !!...
This morning I received a call...
Asking me to come up to the home
one of the residents was passing and
asking to see myself and a co - worker of mine
Anne one last time ..
I do know death is a part of life and don't fear death...
And we are not supposed to close to the residents
but we are only human...
When Anne and I arrived at the home,
The resident son thanked Anne and I for coming.
She looked over at me, I went over to the side of her bed
took her hand in mine then she said to me " Do not worry about me I have lived my life with no regrets, It is over now
You have such a gentle soul, I'm glad to have known you, you have brought so much joy into my life.
Please don't be sad my friend, I will be watching over you like a good guardian angel should.

To make a joke now would be nice.
here's mine -
Only two things in this life are for sure Death and Taxes !!!

CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 5, 2012

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it is a good thing that she didn't die while being alone. <br />
she had her son and friends around her. what more could she ask for?<br />
people like you are rare. you have a gift.<br />
i want to thank you for being her, "friend."<br />
Be Well and God Bless,

Thank you

wow ur really grt vry nice

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Awww... that is so touching... it seems that you have made quite an impact at your new job already... what a lovely, sweet person you are... may you find peace in the happy memories of your friend...

Thank you

You were there on request when someone passed. You and Anne truly touched their soul. They were lucid and had no regrets. May the Lord and Lady stand beside you always.

Thank you