This dementia-sufferer’s story about the power of music is absolutely heartbreaking and life-affirming

18 April 2016, 11:54

dementia music facebook post

John Mackey from Dayton, Ohio posted a moving story about his mother, who suffers from rapid-onset dementia.

The story, which Mackey put on his Facebook timeline, has been shared almost 10,000 times over the weekend.

Here’s the post in full:

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