Hope

By: Gordon Dasher (Gordon is Al’s uncle and recently lost his wife, Jan, to early onset Alzheimer’s Disease.) The cold and final wind blew in the midst of my fitful slumber and shattered my old reality.  I knew – the moment the phone first rang – I knew. She was gone.  Just like that, all matter of fact, the years had come to their final conclusion. It was over – We were over. It’s not that I hadn’t prayed fervently and passionately for God’s mercy to take my once young bride into eternity.  Yes, in the final...