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Spanish to English translations [PRO] Science - Medical (general) / Medical Anthropology / Paper
Spanish term or phrase:pactar (in this context)
make a pact?
I'm looking for a poetic way of putting it, since the source describes the painful situation very nicely.
UK English, please.
"... Es entonces cuando el enfermo acepta su cronicidad e identifica su padecer con claridad; el paciente decide pactar con la enfermedad: puede ser una alianza, una resignación o un intento de olvido..."