Wonderfully therapeutic story. Those of us who have been caregivers can identify with Olivia and the pain she experiences. If only everyone had an Olivia…. Oh, Melody, you make me cry…But it's a good cry.
I think of the folks I've known, and know, who are declining in mind, and I consider my own future...
Your words...give some beauty to even such an awful thing as Alzheimers.There are no words to describe how beautiful, and how true, this is. Reading, I was back with my father, who had Alzheimers. The hardest part of that was those moments of clarity.