“Today is a most unusual day, because we have never lived it before; we will never live it again; it is the only day we have.
Today can be a healthy unusual day for you -- and for others -- if you take time to give someone a smile . . . to express a word of kindness . . . to lend a helping hand to someone in need . . . to write a note of gratitude . . . to give a word of encouragement to someone who is temporarily overcome with problems . . . to share a portion of your material possessions with others.”
“It is not unusual for a date for termination to be set as part of the process. What is unusual is for that to not be resolved and the hospital retains its eligibility to receive Medicare payments. It is extraordinarily rare that they actually go ahead and do that.”