Many times we ask ourselves: Why us? And we think it is unfair, we feel abandoned by a universe that seems to look at us with indifference.
So, as if it wasn't my pessimistic self speaking, I have told you that our lives are complex cogs of a capricious destiny that has a plan for us. My girl looked at me strangely and I tried to explain to her what I had meant: “If you hadn't gone through everything you've been through, now you wouldn't be the fighter you are, now you wouldn't look at others with that empathy that many lack Right now, you wouldn't be the grown-up girl who has overcome every stone on the road year after year.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first pediatric flu-related death for the 2023-2024 flu season. A child in the western part of the state recently died from complications associated with influenza infection. To protect the family’s privacy, additional information will not be released.