News Page - Logo - The Guardian 80 x  “I would give anything to have her dementia disappear, but offering unconditional love is a pleasure I had quite forgotten in the cynicism of my 40s.”

“If you had told me 5 years ago that I would have to change my mother’s diaper, I would have hyperventilated at the mere thought.  The reality of doing it, when it became necessary, was actually surprisingly straightforward.  The same applies to most aspects of caring for a loved one.  The things that seemed impossible in theory are made possible by love.  It is as if a limitless battery of affection has been charged by 40 years of her looking out for me; and now that the reverse is needed, a splendidly efficient autopilot system has engaged.”  To read more click here.