Love Never Fails
was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly
in his 80’s arrived to have stitches removed from his thumb.
said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 am.
took his vital signs and had him take a seat,
it would be over an hour
someone would to able to see him.
saw him looking at his watch and
since I was not busy with another patient,
would evaluate his wound.
exam, it was well healed, so I talked to one of the
got the needed supplies to remove his sutures and redress his
wound. While taking care of his wound, I asked him if he
another doctor’s appointment
morning, as he was in such a hurry. The gentleman told me no,
to go to the nursing home to eat breakfast
his wife. I inquired as to her health.
told me that she had
been there for a while and that she
a victim of Alzheimer’s Disease. As we talked, I asked if she
if he was a bit late. He replied that she no longer knew
he was, that she had not
him in five years now.
was surprised, and asked him,
you still go every morning, even though she
know who you are?’ He smiled as he patted my hand and
doesn’t know me, but I still know who she is.’
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