A nurse reveals that for the many years she worked in palliative care. her patients were those who has gone home to die. Some fascinating moments were shared she says “I was with them for the last three twelve weeks of their lives, when people grow a lot and have been faced with their morality, I learned never to underestimate someone’s capacity for growth. Some changes were phenomenal. Each experienced a variety of emotions, as expected, denial, fear, remorse, more denial and eventually acceptance. Every single patient found their peace before they departed though, every one of them.
When questioned about any regrets they had or anything they would do differently, common themes surfaced again and again. Here are the most common five: