The story …

Agnes H. was confused. She was sure that there used to be a bus stop for the bus back to her home village, right at that corner! But now, she could not find it. In fact, nothing around her looked familiar. Agnes got nervous and a bit scared, and not knowing what to do, she picked up her mobile phone. Thank God, she always had her phone with her, as her daughter, Michaela had urged her repeatedly to never leave the house without her mobile. She called her daughter who finally picked her up by car from a nearby café. Worried that it was something more serious, as her mother has shown repeated signs of memory loss over the past few weeks, Michaela took Agnes to their family doctor. There, she was diagnosed with dementia, nothing too serious yet, but enough for Michaela to worry that such an incidence might happen again while she was at work. Also Agnes herself felt insecure on whether to leave the house and as she was ashamed that she needed to bother her daughter again in case she got lost, she just stayed at home for the next couple of weeks. But neither Agnes nor Michaela, were happy with this situation …

to be continued