When things start going badly--health-wise--for old or chronically unwell people, it does seem very common for those things to snowball.
My mother-in-law is apparently on the Black Diamond trail. I feel like we aren't even at the top of the T-bar and there she goes....
I'm not usually a pessimist; I'm trying like hell to find something that good beyond her attitude at present. The situation is bad from every vantage point.
Beast is probably headed to Ohio again next week. They pretty much have to make a decision about his dad in the next couple of weeks, or at least have a strong outline of a plan and timeline.
At least he made it home from his business trip this week. He was 900 miles away and flying on American Airlines.