My dad’s father, who (like your mother) was a very tough individual, told my dad that he would never allow himself to digress into a vegetable-like state where he lost all awareness of his surroundings and was completely dependent on others. True to his word, as dementia crept in, he took his own life. It was upsetting to me at the time, but now I understand and respect his decision.

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