by Peter Blundy

Cerebral Palsy

The Feelings I Felt Inside Myself

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Confused Within Myself 

 

Some weeks after I was fully awake and aware of what was going happening to me, I had so many feelings going on inside of myself. Although I could think straight, the majority of the people thought because my body was destroyed the mind must also be broken. In many hospitals I went many people I grew to know I found myself always having to prove that I was not mentally injured. It is something I am positive others who can’t speak have very similar problems. They will completely understand what I am speaking about. Unless you have been in the situation there are many individuals that wouldn’t believe it would ever occur. Believe me it does occur and it makes you feel worse then you already are feeling, and it doesn’t matter who you are.

I have read about a doctor who had a stroke and was treated in exactly the same manner. The stroke robbed him of his voice and some movements, but mentally he was in good health. Continue reading

         
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