I was weak, I was tired, and I was isolated in a hospital bed," she told
But just because I like you, maybe no-one else will like us as a team.” The next test was a dating site, leading to very blunt conversations: “How do you feel about humans with poo sacks?
The other half I was a man on his own trying to navigate dating for the first time in my life.
Prior to being married, relationships had grown organically out of friendships rather than being the result of formal dates with women I'd met online.
My thoughts initially were; will anyone ever love me again? What if I sleep in the same bed with someone and my bag explodes everywhere?
All these thoughts began to enter my mind until I had a few words with myself and thought actually why should I panic?
While my story doesn’t always sound pleasant, to me it is, because I have back what I thought I would not see again: my health.