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How to cope when someone you love gets depressed – please stay and hold my hand

Mummy JoJo


In early 2014 my heart broke as I watched one of my best friends in the whole world, my Dad, become a stranger.  He tried to warn us it was coming and then it was too late.  Dad was diagnosed with severe depression.  It took hold of him and we were left living with a different person we had never met.  I remember watching his amazing  Father of The Bride wedding speech on dvd a few months after he took ill.  It hit me like a ton of bricks, this amazing, fun, caring, intelligent, beautiful man was no longer with us.  I missed him like crazy and I wept.  Why couldn’t the Doctors fix him?  Find the right medication to give me my Dad back.  I just wanted to see him smile again, to hear his infectious laugh.  I missed his hugs and our long funny chats.  He started to lose scary amounts…

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