A little girl of five and already living in a body that hurt constantly. Ann Marie had only been in her first year in a small country National School in the west of Ireland when one day on arriving home she complained of pains in her limbs. This was the start of a grip of pain that spanned through the years. The rheumatic Fever raised its head as Juvenile arthritis by the time Ann Marie was ten years of age, and she eventually has to use a wheel chair in her thirities.
Operation after operation and strong determination has made life bearable for this enthusiastic woman..The book is a collection of diaries kept by her through the years of having tocope with pain. It will open your eyes to a real life situation and prove that their can be joy beyond the pain.
Be Yourself - My Diaries
- Publisher: Ann Marie Healy
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