Tag : mercy

Written on Apr, 04, 2014 by in | 4 Comments.

As Big E’s caregiver I could not determine his fate without asking him what he  wanted. Should we authorize surgery, commit to drugs and frequent feedings, or end his life? Under the influence of a high dose of steroids his eyes were glassy and unfocused, he avoided physical contact, and preferred to sleep.  This sentient and sensitive being could not …

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