A story of resilience: Decision to take son off of life support still haunts Membertou First Nation father

MEMBERTOU, N.S. — Daniel Joseph Paul is still haunted by the decision to take his seven-year-old son off life support in 1997.

“I couldn’t sleep, I couldn’t rest, my mind was like a train getting ready to derail. I tried to sleep using those other things,” said the 61-year-old who is known as Danny Paul in Membertou First Nation.

“What was haunting me was, did I make the right choice? what if I didn’t do this? all these ‘what ifs?’ it caused me a lot of doubt and a lot of pain.”

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