'I'm afraid the news isn't good'
Last week I got some news that stopped me in my tracks and made it almost impossible for me to concentrate on or care about work. My eldest brother had been hospitalized and received the news that he is terminal. Wait, what?! The guy who earned a full-ride scholarship to Purdue as a starting Fullback? No way! He's larger than life with a boisterous laugh and huge smile and commands attention and gives great hugs. There must be a mistake. When I spoke with him, he explained th