The First Panic Attack

My child had been diagnosed with terminal cancer, a brain tumor that no child survives. She had been through the treatments to prolong her life. She had tried an experimental vaccine to save her. And now, we were facing the end. For many reasons, I had missed the perfect window of time to take her on her Make a Wish trip, and I was now faced with going with a much sicker child. A child under hospice care. My husband and I alerted friends and family. Informed…