Someone who understands
So I was in the kitchen, preparing to cook an eggplant moussaka, and ruminating on the well known side effects of chemo (like hair loss) and the not so well known side effects that I have experienced (like changes in pigmentation on the face similar to the "mask of pregnancy), which I am experiencing.
And I came across someone who really really got it. We were both feeling a bit out of the norm, a bit different to those around us, a bit....not quite right. I felt like we really connected through our shared experiences of being a bit odd, even if for some one of us it would be only temporary.
I got a photo of us together: