Most of us who are dealing with chronic illness have days when we’re sick and tired of being sick and tired. But we can keep those “downs” under control if we find occasions to laugh at ourselves and our illnesses.
Yesterday in a guest post, Leon Paparella, a psychotherapist who has lived with Parkinson’s for over 20 years, used a recent appearance by Michael J, Fox on the comedy show “Curb Your Enthusiasm” as the jumping off point for comments on how caregivers and the general public relate to the quirks of people with Parkinson’s. I found a video clip from the show Leon mentioned and posted it here yeaterday.
I got such a good laugh from that clip that I went back and found the video from the prior show that portrayed an earlier confrontation between MJF and Larry David. This one seemed even funnier to me: