“I’m disappointed that there aren’t already beds here at Treetops to die in, because at the last minute I might decide I want to die in a hospice, but at the moment I don’t have a choice.

“It’s either a hospital bed – which I definitely will not die in – or my only choice is dying at home.

“These bedrooms won’t be built in time for me, but I hope they can be built quickly for other people.”