The lies we tell.
Trying to be kind when others are not.
"Here, have a cupcake, it won't hurt you . . ."
"Why not hit the Chinese buffet -- anything you want and all you want."
"Its your birthday - who doesn't want the biggest piece of cake?"
"Sweetie, I stopped and bought a foot long sub. I got you one, too. - just this once."
So I tell the lies.
What are your favorite lies to get out of a situation?
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A friend tells me I must have sleep apnea. I know very little about this and don't know if its worth talking with my doctor about.
I assumed it was just me. I only sleep maybe 1 to 1 1/2 hours at a time at night. I wake, move around, sometimes walk (muscle cramps) and then try to fall asleep again (hard - takes at least 1/2 hour). I thought that I must just need the bathroom or leg cramp pains and for awhile, I would always check my…Continue
I usually try to stay very positive but I really have a silly question about something that I found a downer.
Why don't people listen to us?
Strange - but I feel I know me best! I know what makes me spike, what makes me nauseated (gastroparesis). And so when I went in to a one-day surgery for an endoscopy and the nurse started to hook me up to an IV and I said - Hey! Watcha hangin there -- I think they should talk to me.
And then, when I said - Hey! You can't hang sugar…Continue