I'm in my early 70s living in a nursing home. This diary is about my day to day life, thoughts and feelings.

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Thursday 5/30/24

May 30, 2024
7:26a.m. I had a great night for a change. I actually slept with no nightmares or weird dreams! I was up for good at six. Then the aides came in early. They changed my briefs and got me in my wheelchair before breakfast. I had good breakfast of toast and scrambled eggs. The coffee was…
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  • Wedñesday 5 / 29 /24
    May 29, 2024
    7:12a.m. I didn't sleep last night. They had the air on all night. I  frozen my  ass off.  I did get a good shower and much needed shave. But I was miserable thanks to being so cold. Anyways I'm awake and above the dirt.  I finished Chapter 10 in my book To the Gates of Richmond by…
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  • Tuesday 5/28/24
    May 28, 2024
    9:42a.m. Once again I had nightmares.  I had this one dream where I was working in a grocery store. I was packing groceries I had een working a long time that  day. It was time to quit but nobody came to take my place. I was yelling at my boss I wanted to go home. Then…
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  • Monday 5/27/24
    May 27, 2024
    7:35a.m. I survived another night of nightmares. I was up for good by 6:30. The aides got me dressed and in my wheelchair. I soon had a breakfast of French toast. Then I called Chocolatechip.  We talked forma few minutes then she had to take her meds. It looks like I'm above the dirt and…
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  • Sunday 5/26/24
    May 26, 2024
    6:47a.m. I had yet another bad night thanks to nightmares. I had this one dream about my farther. He was keeping a diary. I read one time. He was writing about how miserable he was and he hated me. It was page after page of how he hated his wife and sons.  I had other dreams as…
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  • Saturday 5/25/24
    May 25, 2024
    12:22p.m. I had another lousy night because of nightmares. I was up and down all night long. I was up for good by six . I had my breakfast an hour later. They served biscuits and gravy. I talked with Chocolatechip after I ate. We talked a few minutes. I wasn't doing very well. I…
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  • Friday 5/24/24
    May 24, 2024
    2:55a.m. I'm having a very bad day. First, I had a crazy night thanks to very bad dreams. I was up for good by seven. At least breakfast was good. They served a coffee cake, bacon and scrambled eggs. The coffee was good and hot. But I fell back asleep after breakfast. The aides kept…
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  • Thursday 5/23/24
    May 23, 2024
    10:37a.m. I'm above the dirt and faced with another day in the nursing home. I'm having a good day. Breakfast consisted of toast and scrambled eggs.  The coffee was hot and it put me in a good mood. I went back to sleep after I ate. The aides just got me dressed and in my…
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  • Wednesday 5/22/24
    May 22, 2024
    4:45a.m. I just woke up from a crazy dream. I was sleeping with a Black woman. All of a sudden I had a knock on my door. My whole family was in my living room. My mother was crying. My father was yelling at me for sleeping with a Black lady. He called her her…
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  • Tuesday 5/ 21/24
    May 21, 2024
    7:16a.m.They must of put something in my juice last night. I conked out very early. I had a good rest with no weird dreams. I was up for good at six. I couldn't tell if it was morning or night .It took me awhile to get oriented.  I didn't get a chance to finish Chapter…
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