The past few days have been a whirlwind of events. Itâ€™s overwhelming how things can change in such a short span of timeâ€”itâ€™s like you havenâ€™t got time to even think about it. There are a lot of big things happening here at home that I canâ€™t talk about just yet (but I will soon), but there are also some things that I canâ€”one that pertains to a friend and mental illness.
Just a few days ago, I found out that an old friend of mine was starting to display symptoms of a mental illness. I havenâ€™t talked to her myself, but another friend of ours called me in the middle of the night in panic, telling me that something was seriously wrong with our friend already. I resolved to find the contact number of my sisterâ€™s psychiatrist (who was pretty good in my opinionâ€¦ After all, my sister became ok under her care) and pass it on to my friendâ€™s momâ€”my dad lost it when he accidentally deleted the contact numbers in his mobile phone 😛 My sister was scheduled for a checkup soon anyway, so I thought, whatâ€™s a few days right?
But no, I was wrong. Read more