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He turns his head
He turns his head. He looks at me. I know he hears me. 'Hi, Dad, I'm here.' I repeat. 'How are you today?!' He looks at me and smiles weakly. Maybe he recognizes me today - I can't really tell.
Talking with lips that can no longer talk
Walking on legs that no can longer walk
Seeing through eyes that can no longer see
Remembering a life how it once used to be
Where did Mom go?
Not sure where I am at that moment. I look around in the semi darkness at the room I am in. I realize it's the room I sleep in and I'm in my bed. My cat is asleep beside me and I begin to settle down.
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