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Old 08-22-2006, 06:47 PM   #29
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Wishing you the best, and the fastest recovery of all time.

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Old 08-22-2006, 07:12 PM   #30
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Best wishes, get back on the road ASAP!!!


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Old 08-22-2006, 07:16 PM   #31
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May you have a speedy and hopefully as painless as possible recovery!

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Old 08-22-2006, 07:20 PM   #32
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Old 08-22-2006, 09:57 PM   #33
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Get Well Soon! Love and Light, Jimmieanna
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Old 08-28-2006, 06:08 PM   #34
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Sorry I missed the original post

I hope you are already on the way to recovery. I've enjoyed your tales of Chummy and will eagerly await the next one.

Feel better soon and keep in touch.

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Old 08-29-2006, 07:01 AM   #35
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I am home and most happy to see all the good wishes and prayers sent my way. Here's the news. I am Cancer Free! They took the 14" of colon along with the various other adjoining stuff to the pathologist and she or he declared me cancer free. I asked for the colon back thinking it would make good sausage casing for this Thanksgiving but here were several holes in it making it useless for that purpose. I feel like Braveheart when at the end of the movie they strapped him to a rock and he was disemboweled. There is this mental picture of my entire digestive system lying on the floor while the surgeon searches for that tiny spot where that cancer was. In comes housekeeping and starts to-- no I will not start another tale.
Today I must take a shower, the odor is so bad. There are seven inches of staples in my gut and I am afraid they will rust. Would you suggest WD-40 or a silicone spray before I shower to prevent them from rusting?
Once again, thanks for the prayers and well wishes. I hope to be at Pecatonica in September.
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Old 08-29-2006, 07:02 AM   #36
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Great news.Congrats on being cancer free.

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Old 08-29-2006, 07:13 AM   #37
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That IS good news Chaplain. Congrats and keep smiling.

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Old 08-29-2006, 07:17 AM   #38
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glad to see you are back and a little fiesty to boot!

i'd go for the pb blaster on those staples.

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Old 08-29-2006, 07:20 AM   #39
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Good things happen! Best wishes~G
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Old 08-29-2006, 08:44 AM   #40
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Kent, glad to hear you are cancer free! Best wishes for your recovery.
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Old 08-29-2006, 09:33 AM   #41
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Hi Chaplain Kent,

Glad you're back w/your keen sense of humor and sensitivities!..all's well that ends well, right?
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Old 08-29-2006, 10:24 AM   #42
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if they had only used rivets instead of staples!! You could use vulkem then.

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