Carla's Story - Page 9

Grasping the gravity SEPTEMBER 25, 2012 From talking to Pat I think he was a bit shell- disease, and the impact it would have on Carla’s shocked at this point. He later said that his general health and their life together. thinking was along the lines of “OK. We know what it is, so what are we going to do about it?” He readily acknowledged that in the beginning, he didn’t have a full grasp of the gravity of the Maybe we can all only take in what we can tolerate at a particular moment in time. Maybe our ability to absorb only so much is a patentable best-defense mechanism. Carla and Pat love to hike. In this photo, t h e y ’ re h i k i n g in Utah. -7-