As we get older, so do our parents (no duh right?). As an only child, I have recently begun to get a small view into the future of caring for my dad who is needing more from me as his only daughter.
I have always voted. I have always exercised my right as a citizen of this country and felt proud to live here in the United States. In saying all of that, I wouldn’t consider myself to be a die hard patriot. I know that I could do more to be involved in my part of this democracy, the legislature, and this country, yet I haven’t.
Yesterday, I received a call from my dad needing me to take him to the Emergency Room at the Veterans Administration Hospital ( he is ok, bad back problems…) and my eyes were opened. Big Time.
I was so upset with what…
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