“How to Break Up With a Brain Injured Soldier”
If the relationship is fresh and your soldier is in active duty, call his mom. Say you appreciate his service and you wish you could visit him at Walter Reed. She’ll curse that the portable eye-tracking device didn’t work to monitor his brain damage. Tell her you’ve done some research and refer her to the Center for Disease Control or the Mayo Clinic. Give her the link to the guidelines for managing combat related head trauma.