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Category: Hospital Life

Pain

Pain

This is a flasher from a Facebook writing project I participated in. It describes a moment several years ago when my son was in the hospital.   Night in the children’s hospital. Ceaseless beeping. Too much light. He is two years old. They carefully arrange the nest of cords so he can sleep the only way he will, on the comfort of my stomach. Around midnight the needle inserted to carry their caustic devil’s medicine comes out of the port…

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