Tag: sadness

Time Sure Flies

Reflections on losing a dear friend way too early.   I put my face in my hands and began weeping uncontrollably. I was on the southbound A train racing to the hospital. A good friend was on life support. I was praying to get there before he took his last breath. I desperately wanted to say goodbye. I had spent the prior day at his hospital bedside with his wife and young daughter, praying for a miracle. The whole situation was just utterly heartbreaking. I had known RW for over 20 years. He was confident, intelligent and could discuss any subject