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[Perchance To Dream IX : Paul’s Live Blog — Sun 2:42 pm] Eight Little Letters

Ladies and gentlemen; boys and girls, I mentioned in an earlier post that my wife’s weekend hospice nurse, the magnificent Karen, had explained to me that the process of Pam’s death has already begun.  There are lots and lots of … Continue reading

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[Perchance To Dream V : Paul’s Live Blog — Sat 2:26 am] Breathe In, Breathe Out

Are you still awake? Angelique rearranged the furniture, while I was catching a few minutes of sleep, so she could lie next to her mother and hold her hand.  A few moments ago, when I got up to ‘spell’ her, … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] Flickering Flame

To all our thoughtful, prayerful and caring friends: Ever since Pam was diagnosed fourteen months ago, people have regularly come up to me to ask how she’s doing, or to ask how I’m doing, or to ask how Angelique is … Continue reading

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On news stands now!

To all my wonderful supporters: I don’t know how many of you realize this, but I wake up every morning well before dawn — and I spend my first waking moments praying for Five O’clock to arrive.  It’s at that … Continue reading

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Extra, Extra, Read All About It

Friends, I want you all to be sure to grab a copy of the Boston Globe on Sunday (September 22) and check out Cynthia Thomas’s story in the Globe Magazine.  It’s called “The Coat” and it’s about the way the … Continue reading

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Shoes and Rice

To all you wonderful people: You know, I really think this means more to Paul and Liqa than it does to me; but today is the day I’m finally able to get out of the house and over to our … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] Party Girl

My Mom called, yesterday, to scold me. “I saw that you wrote about being sad.  Honey, please remember, you’ve got to be strong for Pamela — and strong for Liqa too!” “I love you too, Mom.”

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