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I woke up the morning of May 26, 2016, on edge. I could not put my finger on it, but I had the sinking feeling something really bad was going to happen that day. I went to work at a local attorney’s office and, throughout the day, I kept making mistakes, which was out of character for me. I could not concentrate, nor could I shake the feeling of impending doom. Little did I know this gut feeling of something really bad was going to happen would turn out to be the death of my Mother due … [Read more...]