Holding Dad's Hand

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    Dad was just diagnosed with a brain tumor.

    His wrist band said "Fall Risk" - but I got a pen and added "Flash Risk" to it too since he was walking around with his butt sticking out of his hospital gown. (I should have added "Fart Risk" too......oh, and "Flirt Risk" since he's a big flirt!) I guess ya gotta keep laughing....

    Please keep him in your prayers.

    Photo taken in the hospital with my cell phone. He had just fallen asleep.

    My whole life I've heard that my hands look just like my father's......
    He has always been very gifted with the use of his hands, from being able to fix anything, art, designs for drafting and engineering, a caring touch to make things better......a long list....


    whinendine, Favorite of haru-chon, and 7 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. romeo'smom ages ago | reply

      This is a very touching photo...I'm so sorry and will be thinking about you.

    2. Ferlinka Borzoi (Deb West) ages ago | reply

      Dad last fall at the WWII memorial.


    3. cor_alee ages ago | reply

      Your humour and your love has just made me laugh and cry all at once - I will keep your Dad in my prayers. Much love to you and yours

    4. Liseeee ages ago | reply

      I will definately have him in my prayers, Im with Cor abaove your humour and love is just gorgeous!

    5. Grinch ages ago | reply

      it's nice that you guys have the sense of humor intact. that is important.

      i hope he gets well soon. hang in there.

    6. Caroline in Ireland ages ago | reply

      I burst into tears when I read this photo, I love my dad to bits too and I don't know how I'd cope if I were in your shoes. I wish you and your family all the best in your difficult time and I hope he'll be feeling as good as he can soon. x

    7. Ferlinka Borzoi (Deb West) ages ago | reply

      really missing Dad...... he passed on July 1, 2008

    8. Ferlinka Borzoi (Deb West) 98 months ago | reply

      11/1/10 Revisiting photos....wishing I could hold his hand just one more time......how I miss my mom and dad......

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