Wow... "After dating Shannon for several months, I needed to say something to her, but I couldn’t. It’s not that I was nervous or unsure of the phrasing. It’s that I couldn’t speak. My lungs and larynx couldn’t create the air pressure and vibrations needed to say the words floating around my mind. This is our reality. I can’t talk to Shannon about anything — not the weather or her day or how beautiful she is. Worst of all, I can’t tell her I love her." Read the rest: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/25/style/modern-love-means-never-having-to-say-anything.html I think Jamison was one of the patients featured in Unrest (he was formerly a body-builder and is now confined to bed). Very moving piece and a superb piece of advocacy. Hats off to Jamison.