Susie Mallett

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Thursday 22 September 2011

Conductive upbringing and more dilemmas

"Geraniums on Edith Cavell's grave", by Susie Mallett
Norwich Cathedral, 11th September 2011
Eating humble-pie
Going to someone with tail between the legs
“The procedure is safe and quick, but it is still not fair.  My son fell asleep after crying for a long time about how scared he was and asked a million times how much it will hurt.  He doesn’t deserve that. It may be the right thing to do, it could change his life, but it kind of sucks anyway.”
The parent who wrote the paragraph above had just decided, against her original wishes, to go ahead with an operation for her child.

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