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My father has just collapsed from a cancer none of us knew he had. He is ailing, and my mother is absolutely freaking out. She has always had undiagnosed, untreated mental illnesses. Since his retirement, she has clung to my father. My sister is there trying to manage things while my father is in the hospital. ここでのMy sister is thereはどのような意味でしょうか?よろしくお願いします

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 ここでのMy sister is thereはどのような意味でしょうか?  お母さんは心の病気で、退職後のお父さんに頼りっきりだったが、そのお父さんが末期がんで病院に入院している  しかしお母さんが一人家に残されているのではなくて「姉が家にいてくれて(お父さんの入院中、家の切り盛りをしてくれようとしている)」ということでしょう。

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