The recycling crew hit the floor, and my grandma still lay in the ICU.

CHEESEBURGERS FOR LUNCH BY KASE JOHNSTUN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 77 ❦ 34THPARALLEL.NET

My grandmother had a heart attack and a stroke. She lay in St Benedict’s hospital hooked up to tubes and machines. We were close, very close. I waited at the hospital with family until the doctors told us all to go home, that my grandmother would be in the hospital…

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