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A Love Unblind (AFM Patient Story)

A Love Unblind (AFM Patient Story)

Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Blog, Patient Stories | 0 comments

The following story was written by Catherine Clarke Murphy and is unaltered in its presentation here. Fodé had been living in quiet isolation for more than a year when the Africa Mercy hospital ship arrived in Conakry, Guinea. Fodé is deaf and mute from a childhood illness; when he began to lose his eyesight to bilateral cataracts almost two years ago, he...

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Making the Move, Once Again

Making the Move, Once Again

Posted by on Jul 3, 2013 in Blog, Reflecting | 2 comments

This is my last month in Paris, in fact we’re down to just a couple of weeks left. I’ll be packing up what I can stuff into my bag, and shelving the rest in storage here in the City of Lights. It’s a lot easier to condense your possessions down to one bag when you only own enough to fill two. I won’t be having a yard sale this time...

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