chapter  4
Time out
WithJanet Rhys Dent
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The morning after my diagnosis we visited a local stately home. An outing in the country, Paul and I had agreed, would take my mind off the shock of my diagnosis for a few hours and then I would be able to make a coolheaded choice between my treatment options - lumpectomy or mastectomy. It seemed a rational enough plan at the time, but as it turned out, it was misguided.