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Frank's Diary

Account of Maeve's Last two days and afterwards

Frank's Diary of Maeve's last two days and afterwards - A friend suggested I should write as a therapeutic exercise, something he had done after his son died. I started writing a day or two after Maeve died. Writing gave me a focus for my energy. But mainly, I wanted to capture my memories of Maeve while they were still fresh. I thought I would just write what she and I had done in those last days. I wrote the second half a couple of months later. The whole document I edited only slightly after the first draft.