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It's hardly unexpected considering the inherently weak and feeble nature of the female psyche.

I just vomited in my brain.

Na I'm just horsing around. Every once in a while we have an Intermittent April rather than an Eternal September.

AnSionnachRua  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: November 15, 2017

I love it!

Yeah, I remember when it happened here on Hubski back in 2014.

Well, it's only going to become a greater issue as people live longer and longer lives but the last years of those lives are progressively worse and more drawn out. Maybe it's simplistic or overly emotional, but what's the point in living in suffering? It's placing a higher value on simply being alive than on living well.

I think there's a general sentiment to leave things to unfold as they will, perhaps as "nature" intended and to not interfere. But a hands-off approach to managing life and death is still a chosen way of managing it, and arguably not a terribly good way.

You're glad your granny didn't have to suffer unnecessarily. From my own anecdotal experience, we watched my grandfather slowly rot away in a nursing home for the last years of life - physically, that is; he was sharp as a knife until days before passing. I can only look at that and wonder what the point is.

Also, did they give her chocolate? I heard they do after they've administered the medicine. Seems like a nice way to end it.

AnSionnachRua  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: November 8, 2017

Hey tacocat, what is that?

I know this response is probably expected, but Jesus some of those watches are ugly.

However, if any of you feel like buying me a small Christmas present, this thing is gorgeous.

I'm gonna go with... $27,852.

What are you going to do with your three cents of winnings?

AnSionnachRua  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: November 1, 2017

Wait, why are we expecting an influx of Reddit users?

AnSionnachRua  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: November 1, 2017

Guten morgen meine kinder!

Watched The Shining last night out in the yard of the pub on a huge projector. Good craic with a few pints and a bit of chat.

Currently my lungs feel like they're ensconced in iron, and I'm hacking up stuff. I think it's time to quit smoking...

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