“So, I’ve had a lot of open-heart surgeries all my life, but I’m still here still fighting, but it’s getting harder to fight. And how to put on a smile every day.”
Trish says that while the apology won’t change anything that’s happened, it will give some recognition.
“The apology, it won’t change anything. It won’t suddenly make my arms grow, or I’ll suddenly be out of pain for my life,” she said.
“But it’s recognition I think that they, the government, did wrong and they need to learn that their decisions in parliament affect everybody’s lives.”
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