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Check out this interesting and insightful story The Secret Language of Patients and Caregivers in today's New York Times about how caregivers and their patients develop their own way of communicating while dealing with a major illness. Kathryn developed the Happy Hours concept as a way for her and her ill husband to keep up a semblance of their former very social life. It eased tensions and brought them closer as a couple. Read about how Kathryn found ways to bring joy into her husband's final days in The Happy Hours available now as a Kindle Single.