OMG! Grampa!

Taking a loved one to the hospital is never fun. When that loved one is elderly it’s even more painful because the prognosis is less often good.

An elderly man had a massive heart attack and the family drove him to the emergency room. After a while the ER doctor appeared wearing a long face.

“I’m afraid Grandpa is “brain-dead”, but his heart is still beating.”

“Oh, Dear God,” cried his wife, “We’ve never had a liberal in the family before!”

Sometimes the doctors have no choice to give the family the worst of news and pray that they can bear the horror and pain.

Related Reading:

10 Little Liberals: A Tale of Hope
The American Health Care Paradox: Why Spending More is Getting Us Less
Politics For Dummies
Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?
Mindful Aging: Embracing Your Life After 50 to Find Fulfillment, Purpose, and Joy

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