I washed my bedding this morning. It has just taken me the last hour to get it back on the bed, and even now it isn’t right. The duvet isn’t in the cover properly and judging by the seams the base sheet is at right angles to what it should be. But I’m knackered now so it’ll have to do for tonight, I might have another look tomorrow.

It’s funny because there are so many times in the process when you just want to get a pair of scissors and shred it all. Last time I did this, I did use a pair of scissors but only succeeded in destroying a leather belt.

If you ever want to know what a stroke is like, try putting bedding on a bed one-handed. A single bed will do.

Author: Stroke Survivor UK

Formerly, designed and developed IT systems for banks, but had a stroke in 2016, aged pre-50! I have returned to developing from home, but some of my time is also spent volunteering with the UK charities Age UK ( and the [UK] Stroke Association (

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