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Celebrating small victories

Today whilst having lunch with eldest daughter I realised what we were talking about wasn’t the normal kind of conversation many have. We stopped both staring at each other and just laughed and laughed almost to tears We were celebrating how wonderful it was that Ava had done a poo yesterday and the fact she had done it while sitting in the wheelchair. She has so many issues and pooping is huge: so eating san churros and talking poo seems fine: That’s the thing with chronic illness you really have a different level of what’s important and your priority list is fully different to a normal person. I also find myself joking inappropriately to normal people who don’t get the jokes we make at home- maybe we are all mental now living in such a highly stressful unpredictable life we all went crazy and make everything funny now. Well if that’s the case good shit I say! Rather laugh than cry …. I really think I swear a lot more to nowadays. I’m so over …