Caregiver Story by ShadowChild1 | AgingCare Caregiver Stories

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ShadowChild1

Feb 25, 2011

     My father was able to use a speaking valve over his trach. When I spent the night with him at the hospice, he would not stop talking. He kept waking me up when I fell asleep. When I jokingly threatened to take the valve away for the night, he informed me that I was worse than a bossy teacher. I pointed out I was a teacher. He said he knew he should have just found me a husband. He kept the valve.
    

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