I did not write this blog post. It is written by an American lady called Amy Rose. It is a wonderful wakeup call to everybody who thinks that a war is over when the troops all come back home. Take the time to read what Amy has written and then just think for a moment about all those young men who have gone to war over the years and come back forever changed.
Gripping her cellphone, the woman shook so hard with fear, beads of sweat formed on her forehead. She heard nothing but her rapidly pounding heart and the shrill of her ringing phone. Please pick up! Oh God, someone please pick up!
Listening … Is he still sleeping? Listening … Oh thank God, yes!
She had just counted the pills. Twenty-three gone where only a maximum of ten should have been missing. Last time this happened, he flipped out and hallucinated thinking she was the “gook”. He had tried to kill her. She had to run for her life.
And here his psychiatrist had prescribed the exact same medication that had made him flip out. Why wasn’t the drug alert notice in her husband’s chart? OMG! Someone please pick up!
It seemed like forever standing there shaking uncontrollably, heart pounding madly unable to catch her breath. Finally finally an operator picked up saying, “Operator 13. How may I assist…
View original post 780 more words