While out for breakfast last weekend, Michael was fetching food and me and Sophie were sat at the table, when she went very quiet – totally unlike her. She then began trying to cough, but nothing was coming out. In reality it lasted around ten seconds, in my mind it was forever.
All that was going through my mind was the basic child first aid training I had received from St Johns Ambulance a couple of months ago. I was pretty sure that if she wasn’t able to dislodge whatever she had stuck, I would know what to do. My heart was beating ten to the dozen