I remember the day he wrote the following, then showed it to me. His dad was at work but saw it later.
Take note: the first letter of each of the four words above, spell F E A R. I read on: People can take everything away from me, with the exception of my attitude to any given circumstance. I think that if I could regain some quality of life, I would be able to change my attitude …… BUT the voices in my head won’t stop. The voices! Oh those voices! HELP ME MOM.
I went up to him and hugged him, tears streaming.