I met this great guy M in hospital who’s my age and feels like a brother from another mother. He’s really easy to talk to and he even called me today to make sure I wasn’t just hibernating in the house like I told him I’m inclined to do. Luckily, I’d actually left the house today, only to run a few errands, but I’d left my cocoon, that’s the main thing. I really appreciated him checking on me, especially when he has his own stuff to tend to. To be honest, all the friends I’ve made through hospital admissions are thoughtful like that. None of them need a day like yesterday’s R U OK day to be prompted to check on one another. We…