Saturday, November 22, 2008

Even in the darkest places there is hope.

They are survivors. If you don’t have respect for their strength you can’t be of any help. It’s a privilege that they let you in – there’s no reason they should trust you – none. You can’t know their terror – It’s your worst nightmare come true – a nightmare from which you can never awaken. It’s unrelenting. There has been no safety: no one, no time, no thing – all was tainted. Hope was obliterated – time and time again. ...

- Posted inside Del Amo Hospital, Torrance California

7 comments:

Ana said...

Thank you for it posting Susan.

Ana said...

... for posting it... I meant.

Merelyme said...

wow...that is some message.

how are you doing my friend? i need to catch up with you.

Katharine said...

Love this! Good post, Susan!

Border Life said...

Thank you for this. This should be made into a wallet card for all health-care professionals.

Immi said...

Awesome message, Susan.

Polar Bear said...

Susan,
Certainly describes our reality.

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