Sometimes I Have No Idea What To Say.
Like yesterday, for example. When my mum emailed to tell me that my (knitting) dad had an unexpected procedure done... I think I've mentioned before that knitting dad is a cancer survivor himself. 6 years ago, he beat bladder cancer. But way before that... back when I was still in college, he had skin cancer in his lower lip. I never told them at the time, but I was so terrified about whether he'd be ok, I dropped out of school for a semester. I just could not cope with all of my feelings surrounding my dad's mortality. It scared the crap out of me. Fast forward to yesterday - over a decade later. While my dad was here taking care of MY cancery ass, he "burned his lip." Or so he believed. Or wanted to believe. But I guess when the spot from this didn't go away, even now that they've been back home for a couple weeks, it was time to hit the doctor's office. In the email I got from him, he just said that the doc "took one look at it a