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I Give Baths with a Little Help from My Friends (Year Seven)

2009 Eventually I have trouble getting my mom in and out of the bathtub.  Not that she’s being difficult, but she doesn’t understand my commands anymore.  “Lift your leg” is as foreign to her as “Diffuse the bomb.”  I don’t … Continue reading

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