One minute of light

A Shared Lives carer was describing a hard day spent in their often-challenging support role. “Why do you do it?” my colleague asked him. He replied,

“Imagine a space where for 59 minutes it’s dark, then for 1 minute it’s light. That’s what it’s like doing this. You do it for the one minute you get to see the light in someone else.”

One thought on “One minute of light

  1. Lorraine February 14, 2017 / 11:52 am

    That is very true.

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