Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Playing Nice

I can barely stand to be in the same room as my father-in-law. And I've just spent a week being actively solicitous for his health- running to and from the hospital with my mother-in-law (who drives me crackers) and sitting by his bed of pain.  I think I deserve an A* for suppressing my true feelings.

He's over the worst now- and can be expected home within the next couple of days. 
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