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Keep Calm and Love Bees: A Personal Link Back to Outlander

Outlander:  A Place to Find Refuge During Life’s Most Unexpected Moments

Have you ever been faced with a difficult life moment and without conscious knowledge or thought turned to the Outlander series as a place of refuge?  Not under the best circumstances, but I found that this happened to me while sitting at the Ophthalmology office waiting for the physician to look at my son’s newly stitched, three-inch eye-lid laceration.  The depth of the laceration unfortunately led to the exposure of the lacrimal gland, causing additional complications.  An unforeseen accident, we were faced with surgeons and a series of doctor appointments that were not only stressful, but also terrifying in the process.  I have often heard many fans describe the Outlander series as place to find sanctuary or comfort when faced with difficult life events.  Here I was sitting in the doctor’s office, having the same experience that I have often heard from many other fans. Continue reading Keep Calm and Love Bees: A Personal Link Back to Outlander