A sad end

Dear all Today has been a sad day. Tragic. Today I tried to protect the dignity of my friend J, who overdosed 2 weeks ago, and is now in a coma without hope of returning. We had so many conversations where he battled with why his birth mum had abandoned him to the Care System as a baby, and how blessed he felt by having been chosen by his new mum and dad, to be their forever child. He felt ashamed, guilty, less than and a failure. Brightness then appeared – he successfully completed an abstinence based treatment programme, I … Continue reading A sad end