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Why Thursday, For Me, Can Be A Nightmare

Why Thursday, For Me, Can Be A Nightmare

My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer at the end of October of 2001. I was a second year law student at the time. It was a Thursday. A week later, my maternal grandmother died of a sudden, obviously unexpected, heart attack. I wasn’t there. I was an hour away. But my mom, and grandfather, and her sister, and my sister were there, among others. This was also a Thursday. The two events were emotionally crushing for me but that…

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