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My Random Job: Elderly caregiver

Elderly woman

One of my mom’s closest friends, Debra, had a mother who suffered from dementia. It was heartbreaking to see this once-vibrant, sassy woman, lose her mental faculties.  Debra and her husband still worked, and their daughters were off at college, so I was hired to hang out with Momma during the day. It was a …