I kept my husband's illness quiet for quite a long time before announcing it to just a few. We manage the condition fairly well but recently he decided he wanted to try to do some of his favourite walks whilst he still can.
He has always been super fit- running, squash, dancing, walking, cycling were regular activities. This made his diagnosis with the illness an extra shock. Seven years into the illness, how would he manage doing a small mountain walk?
Despite my reservations, yes of course I would support him. It would just take some extra careful planning. Why not?
Today was the day. How would we get on with it? Did we succeed?
Reader, read on.