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Re: Sad newsThanks for your advice
Re: Sad newsI remember making that first phone call to a friend a few years back. It was hard, but I was so glad I finally found the courage to do so, as I'm sure you are.
Re: Sad newsI found that when I had cancer (not terminal) people, not close friends shunned me - it was like they didn't know what to say. Consequently I only had 2 regular visitors during the 3 months I was in hospital.
Re: Sad newsI did some errands in town this morning
Re: Sad newsAs said all you can do is say how sorry you are and try to be strong for your frirnd,kep letters/phone calls light and cheerful,But try to listen if she wants to talk about her illness or how she is feeling. I have a friend who has a nasty bowel condition and facing a bowel op,she is terrifi and phones me every night to say how she feels and what she has to do.I get tired listening to the same thing every night but I keep quiet and listen