• The spirit is never suppressed. • Humor lightens hardship. • Prayer is the fountain of hope. • Song praises the soul. • And family is forever. © Ron Cooper Excerpted from: “Fran’s Song: My Mother’s Triumph over Alzheimer’s” Would you like to Hear Fran Sing?
Prayer not pity Our earnest plea Comfort not sadness Our fondest hope Friendship not neglect Our greatest wish God’s good grace Our cherished treasure — © Ron Cooper From “Fran’s Song,” the Alzheimer’s journey of Ron’s mother