Month: September 2015

Vitauts Take 3 (Death)

Vitauts Take 3 (Death)

It didn’t take long to convince dad that we had to let her go. So we all went to her room where she was still plugged into the machines. I had brought along a mix tape that my sister had made for her, and we played it. I will never be able to listen to …

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Vitauts Take 2: Memory

Vitauts Take 2: Memory

We all knew VitautsĀ had been having problems with his memory, but we had no idea just how serious it was. While mom was alive, she would tell us that we had, “No idea…” what it was like to live with dad. I’m sure he drove her crazy with his stubborn ways and constant forgetfulness. God …

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Vitauts Take 1

Vitauts Take 1

Anastasia, my ex-wife (my second ex-wife) suggested that I start keeping a blog of my encounters of living with my 87 year-old father. He retired last year, and he’s been living with me for ten months now. It seems like it’s been longer and shorter, if that makes any sense. I’m not sure exactly how …

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