Worldwide epidemic hits home
Sure, it’s a morbid thought but we all begin moving toward death the moment we take our first breath.
Sometimes, in my more pensive moods, I wonder if I’ll pass away peacefully at the age of 99 or become a statistic.
One thing that had never crossed my mind as a possible scenario was dying from AIDS. According to many testimonials that flooded the airwaves on Friday — World AIDS Day — many of those currently infected once felt the same way.
Woman after woman told their story, often preceded by the statement “I never thought it could happen to me.”