A personal story my baby sister wrote about dealing with a family member who had breast cancer:
A Different Wind
“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust our sails” (anonymous).
December-9, 2008 I lost the most influential person in my life-my mother. The day she died it felt like my heart came to a standstill and the world stopped at my feet. My mom was taken off life support and was forced to breathe on her own. She made it through 11 hours before her heart collapsed due to breast cancer related complications. My heart felt deprived and family did not make any difference. My life since then would continue to make tremendous changes as though it did in the past.
to be continue: