One Phone Call From Our Knees: What I Learned about Stroke

 There's this song on the radio "Closer to Love" about how we're all one phone call from our knees. We all know it. Why would anyone sing about it?  

A few weeks ago on a Wednesday, I was at work when I got a phone call from my brother Matt. Dad had had a minor stroke Tuesday night, but everything was okay. He'd been out in Vancouver on business. At dinner with co-workers, his side had gone numb...
About My Dad

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