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TBI ... you only know it if you live it

January 24, 2018
TBI ... you only know it if you live it
Mine was a HeadOn Collision which got me a 32day coma and a Diffuse Axonal TBI. This all took place at a time when very few would survive something like this. Of the 3 people involved, I am the only one who survived. I feel that I was spared for a reason at a time when computers were just a great fantasy, and I was expected to go on in life as if nothing was wrong. By about the 4th termination from employment I began to realize that I wasn’t as ‘fine’ as I was told, BUT, I signed off on the claim in the judge’s chambers in 1977 so there was no way to prove anything until 35 years later I showed a job history which reads like a phone book

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