A link to my sudden fiction if you’re interested

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Nice piece that most "mature" people must relate to. I'm intrigued by the slight "Americanisation"?
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It’s set in America where you have to pay for treatment and care because there’s no NHS.

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Ah! But isn't dementia care also an issue here? It is in England
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But you wouldn’t have to choose between the two scenarios here and if the elderly person had no personal funding left the State would pick up the tab - or at least here they do.

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