Widow Wednesday: The Hands

There was a spot of dirt under the middle fingernail of Mark's right hand when he was in the hospital the second time. Every day we put lotion on his hands and Carmex on his lips and aftershave on his cheeks as he lay unresponsive. But I couldn't get that speck of dirt out from under his fingernail, and I didn't want to try too hard. His body was becoming so fragile I was afraid I'd cut him or … [Read more...]