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Saying goodbye to Irene while dancing with dementia

 

 

This afternoon a few of us went to say goodbye to Irene who passed away recently. ┬áIrene was quite a character and was really good friends with Harry, a fellow resident. When I reminded Harry of the funeral and asked him if he wanted to go he said “Well I don’t remember her but if she was a friend then I would like to come”, which he did. What an elegant way of dancing with dementia!

This picture is of Irene and Harry sharing a cup of tea in her beloved DevonCourt Hotel across the road from us.

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