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Cold autumn nights

Maria Magdalena Geanovu Stroesti, Romania   Veronica Geanovu, on the right, with her grandson, Alexandru, on the left. One of the last walks in the park, enjoying, as it is, the mild weather and remembering her youthful past. It is said that balance exists, that for every misery an equal amount of happiness is about […]

A Christmas party

Loretta S. Downs Chicago, Illinois, USA   Loretta and her mother A war started the day my mother was forced to move into a nursing home. After years of slow progression, the stenosis in her back refused to let her live independently any longer. From the moment she arrived, I spent five days a week […]