It isn't just the fact that it's one year since Dad died, but the heart attack that my friend's father had is eerily similiar to the heart attack that my Dad had about 10 years ago: It was quickly identified as a heart attack, and within an hour was being treated in the Cath Lab using angioplasty.
My Dad made a full recovery from the heart attack, and
When we talked on the phone last night, my friend and I had that empathetic moment: I was feeling for you today. No, I was feeling for you. We didn't go deeper with the discussion. I don't think either of us particularly wanted to cry at that moment.