How My Resilience Changed My Life

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Resilience is the ability to quickly recover and adapt to changes. During my sophomore and junior year of high school my grandmother had total, bilateral, knee replacement surgery. I was the only one staying with her, except for the help of the physical therapist during the day.I quickly learned how to take care of myself and her.
. I started cooking and cleaning, and getting up at night to make sure she took her pain medications, because she had to take it every four hours, exercising her legs,and make sure it was elevated, and periodically changing and repositioning the ice packs on her knees.
In the mornings, before I left for school, I made sure that she had a good breakfast, her ice packs were changed, cane or walker was in easy reach,
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