Forgive me for being jaded, but really, life is too short. No one should have to be ashamed of wanting to feel okay, or get around without exhaustion.(This is a comment by the article/blog author).
Are You Becoming Dependent on Your Wheelchair or Are You Becoming More Independent? | Gimp 'Tude
When/if I progress so that I now need a wheelchair, I will use one if it makes my life (and that of my hubby) easier / less painful / less fatiguing.
Spotted here on haddayr - worth checking for awesome writing and comments.
ETA: Another link spotted in the comments on haddayr's post; Rolling Around In My Head: Who's confined?.