>Hi Fiona

>Hi Sarah

>How’s you?

>Mum’s in hospital. She’s jaundiced. They’re running tests. It’s probably pancreatic cancer.

>How bad is this?

>Bad. She could die.

>Should I come back?

>No, not yet.

I felt awful, but I’d organised an art event in a bar, so I got my shit together and went.

Shock is a beautiful thing. It helps us keep going until we break.

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