Monthly Archives: October 2012

October 30

Yesterday my wife had her first “impromptu walk”. (Just another name for a wander without letting me know she was going)  I didn’t know she had gone out. I was doing the ironing and I thought my wife outside sweeping … Continue reading

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October 15

I have been very tired today. I am a fairly light sleeper and the least sound wakes me up. As I have mentioned before, my wife goes to bed early, usually about 2-3 hours before I am ready to go. … Continue reading

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October 9

There have been some new types of behaviour emerging in recent days. My wife has started wandering around the house and then standing staring at various articles. Another one is when she picks up a magazine and appears to be … Continue reading

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October 3

I contacted the Village Financial Officer today  to have a chat about what fees and bond I could expect to pay when my wife accepts a offer of residential care. I was  pleasantly surprised to be told that I would … Continue reading

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September 2012

September 3 A landmark day today, when my wife came to me at breakfast in tears and said, ‘I don’t know what I would do if you weren’t here to help me’. After comforting her and reassuring her that I … Continue reading

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August 2012

Problems at bedtime My wife always used to go to bed by 9.30 pm. The last few nights she has anounced that she wanted go to bed by 8.00 pm. The first time she did this, just before I turned off … Continue reading

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July 2012

Problems with clothing. Earlier this year our niece visited from England for 3 weeks. My wife needed some new underwear and pajamas so I asked Karen if she would take my wife and help her choose what she needed. They … Continue reading

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