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[personal|cancer] The day that was - Lakeshore
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Jay Lake
Date: 2008-05-08 20:21
Subject: [personal|cancer] The day that was
Security: Public
Location:Nuevo Rancho Lake
Mood:tired
Music:Pirates 3 on the DVD
Tags:cancer, child, home, mainspring, personal
I spent the first part of the day closing out and handing off tasks at the day job, the next part of the day coping with Fleet (which beats the tar out of a gallon of GoLYTEly), then in a presurgery intake appointment, then time with the extended family, before settling down for a movie with the_child while lasirenadolce does her thing on prepping and planning the next two weeks.

No more prep for me. A short night's sleep, out of Nuevo Rancho Lake a little before 5 am, and into the OR. They're supposed to start cutting around 7:30 am Pacific time, and a preliminary guess is that I'll be in recovery around 9:30, and out to a surgery wing bed in the early afternoon. lasirenadolce will update here as time and Internet access permits.

Meanwhile, life continues to hand me good news. A friend emailed that she saw a whole pocket of the Mainspring Powell's | Amazon thb | Audible ] mass market paperback in a WalMart in El Paso. Today the_child made the cut for a role in the professional performance of ¡Entusiasmo!. I've told her that wanting to see her perform is what will bring me out of the hospital.

Y'all play nice while I'm gone. There'll be a quiz once I'm back.
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darillian: Nature Flower
User: darillian
Date: 2008-05-09 03:56 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Nature Flower
Go safely. We are with you.
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The NewroticGirl
User: newroticgirl
Date: 2008-05-09 04:03 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
*thinking good thoughts at you*
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J.K.Richárd: Bright!Shiny!New!
User: neutronjockey
Date: 2008-05-09 04:15 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Bright!Shiny!New!
Give 'em hell Jay!
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maryrobinette
User: maryrobinette
Date: 2008-05-09 04:16 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Behave and don't chase the nurses.
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robin catesby
User: deedop
Date: 2008-05-09 04:18 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Kick some surgery butt, dude!
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User: saoba
Date: 2008-05-09 04:20 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
We'll be here when you get back. Even if there is a quiz.

(And Fleet is better than the awful GoLYTEly. Praising with faint damns as that may be.)
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Jenn Reese
User: jennreese
Date: 2008-05-09 04:21 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I'm thinking good, healthy thoughts at ya, my friend.
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Deborah Layne: NurseJoy
User: deborahlive
Date: 2008-05-09 04:28 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:NurseJoy
Stay strong!

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Greg van Eekhout
User: gregvaneekhout
Date: 2008-05-09 04:30 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Beaming beams of goodness and recovery at you, dude.
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User: joycemocha
Date: 2008-05-09 04:37 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Best wishes, and my prayers and thoughts are with you.
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robvagle
User: robvagle
Date: 2008-05-09 05:13 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)

A nuclear mushroom cloud of healing goodness ignited for your well-being, sir!
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manmela
User: manmela
Date: 2008-05-09 05:15 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
You're already in my thoughts. Here's hoping for a stress-free and uncomplicated day
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Karen, aka Ana Lake, ska Aine inghean Cathal
User: summers_place
Date: 2008-05-09 05:17 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Good luck!
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User: ruths
Date: 2008-05-09 05:20 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Sending more good thoughts and positive energy your way.

Ruth & John
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Lisa Deutsch Harrigan: Flashing Tink
User: lisa_marli
Date: 2008-05-09 05:46 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Flashing Tink
You relax and work on healing. Sending you good energy.
Remind your lady, It always takes longer than they expected, but the doctors are good at sending out emissaries to tell her how things are going. Breathe.
*hugs* to the whole family.
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The Green Knight: Hug
User: green_knight
Date: 2008-05-09 06:10 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Hug
<Hugs>

Sending good vibes. Hope that this time, they manage to turn the bed around so that you get the five star view.
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