These 3am cups of tea have become a ritual now in the two weeks mum has been in here. Most times they're shockingly bad, today was no exception. But the comfort the warmth brings these nights spent here at the Cardiac Care Unit help ease us into another awkward sleep.
4 heart attacks, 9 heart specialists, a dozen nurses. Seeing people you haven't seen in years because the possibility of death seems to be the kick up the butt most people need to see an old friend. Adrenaline, morphine, fentanyl and faulty blood pressure cuffs. This has been life in a nutshell for us.