That's the longest we've talked in weeks -- maybe a whole month.
After we got off the phone, I realized something. I wasn't in pain anymore. For the first time in four days straight, I didn't hurt. No headache, no back pain, no muscle cramps or anything. I didn't notice until I was making dinner ten minutes after we hung up. All of the sudden, the lack of pain caught my attention.
Maybe it's because you make me laugh so much -- laughter is, as they say, the best medicine.
Maybe it's because I know that you still care.
The pain is back now, but it's a bit easier to bear. Probably because I have your words to remember. You said some things that were quite timely. It's nice to know that you think I'm awesome, and strong, too. And now I have something to look forward to this weekend -- can't wait for Friday!
Anyway. I just wanted to say thank you. You probably still don't know how much you mean to me. Just know that you mean quite a lot.
all my love,