My grandmother's in the hospital, they don't know what it is, and the test to discover it might, um, turn out badly.
Mom's implying that she's not looking good, I haven't seen her since Travis's wedding. I heard she wasn't her usually sharp self, although she was still doing her art.
There's other things, but medical stuff about relatives is, like, the one thing I find a bit tacky talking about on the internet.
Suddenly the Sox/Rays series doesn't seem too life or death.