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Friend very ill, dos and donts please? I’m meeting them this week

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Cubes11 Mon 14-Sep-20 20:56:45

A friend I know reasonably well although haven’t seen for a couple of years is very ill. Doesn’t have long as far as we know.

I am meeting them soon and feeling like I want to be prepared with what to say. I know being myself is important and having a good chat matters, but is there anything from experience I should or shouldn’t say or do?

It’s such an awful topic and can’t believe I am even writing it down. I want to do my best by them.

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Fishfingersandwichplease Mon 14-Sep-20 21:09:52

Awkward situation but can you ask if there is anything you can do for them? When my friend was in that situation she really wanted her toe nails cut so l obliged. And apart from that, she/he is bound to want to talk so l would just say listen and let them offload. Very sad xx

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