Decision Point

Overheard in the ED: “Do you think it’s time we put Grandma in a home?”

Well, seeing as how Grandma was living at home alone, and brought in with raging sepsis and dehydration, yeah, I’d say you’re well beyond that decision point.

Was it the unholy stench of decaying flesh, or the maggots crawling in her leg ulcers that clued you in?