What I’m Reading | Still Alice

Still-Alice-coverI’ve decided instead of full book reviews, to just post a snippet of the book I’m reading, something that stood out to me.

“I often fear tomorrow. What if I wake up tomorrow and don’t know who my husband is? What if I don’t know where I am or recognize myself in the mirror? When will I no longer be me? Is the part of my brain that’s responsible for my unique ‘me-ness’ vulnerable to this disease? Or is my identity something that transcends neurons, proteins, and defective molecules of DNA? Is my soul and spirit immune to the ravages of Alzheimers? I believe it is.” – Still Alice

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