By Carol A. Freeman
This is often the tale of a tender lady, misdiagnosed with a bipolar sickness, her coincidence and next coma. Her mom starts a quest for solutions, wondering her personal religious ideals. She unearths self-discovery, suggestions and the peace she desperately seeks within the teachings and traditions of local American (Lakota) spirituality. it is just via a deep non secular connection to her daughter in a coma that the family members is ready to make the ultimate choice to take away her feeding tube. From this tragedy comes forth a better understanding of the value of existence and demise stories and the alternatives every one people has to make.
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My hands became very warm, and when I closed my eyes, I could see what appeared to be a bunch of cauliflower. Not knowing what this meant I continued to pray and ask that this person experience the healing she needed. After the session we told the person what we had seen or experienced, and when I mentioned the cauliflower the lady said she had breast cancer and her doctor had described the growth as looking like cauliflower. I realized at that moment how powerful prayer and the practice of Reiki really were.
The neurosurgeon told me it was a “phase” that patients in a coma can experience, and he felt it would pass. One of these episodes began again a few days later and lasted much longer. The nurse immediately called the neurosurgeon again, and three nurses rushed into the room and wheeled Sharon’s bed out of the room and onto the nearest elevator. I began to cry once again. In the panic of the situation they told Ron and me she was being taken for an emergency CAT scan. The CAT scan showed no signs of improvement and no new developments.
He got up from the table very despondent, excused himself, and left the room to attend to another patient. I didn’t want to believe what I was hearing. All my hope and optimism quickly turned to depression. A part of me wanted to scream that this could not be happening, but the expression on the doctor’s face told me otherwise. The grim reality of the situation left me without hope as we left the room in silence. Over the course of the next several weeks, Sharon’s infections As The Eagle Cries___________________________ 51 cleared, but she was still unresponsive and in a coma.
As The Eagle Cries: Sharon's Journey home by Carol A. Freeman