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I am a retired English teacher and department head, the mother of three, grand mother of three, and have been married to the same man for 42 years. I subscribe to Dr. PM Forni's concept of Civility. I was born in South Philadelphia and grew up in the 'burbs. I love soft pretzels and cheesesteaks, the Phillies, the Eagles, and San Diego. I love being Mom, Aunt Kathy, Nona Kathy, and Teacher. I spend a lot of time in my gardens in the spring and summer, and in the winter I plan what I'm going to plant. I also am an avid reader and photographer.

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Thursday, August 20, 2009

One Hand Down; One To Go

Surgery #1 is done. I'm fine. Typing w/one hand is a real pain so this will be short. He used sedation and a local, so I was awake the whole time and talking. We even sang a little Motown! Stitches come out in two weeks. The local is wearing off... Later, Dears...

12 comments:

Jay said...

I hope he gave you something good for the pain! ;-)

Hope you heal fast too.

Sweet Virginia Breeze said...

Glad all went well. Take it easy and take care of yourself. Hope you heal quickly!

Purple Flowers said...

Glad you had a chance to sing a few tunes.
Don't rush to come back too soon; we will all be here waiting for you, with love and friendship.
Heal well.

Deblynne said...

Take good care of yourself and take your time. glad that it went well
Sending you healing thoughts

happyone said...

Glad to hear your surgery went well and hope you heal fast!

Lena said...

Feel better soon!! I was awake for my knee surgery, too. Most people were shocked! Glad u can type some!

Ruth Hull Chatlien said...

As everyone said, take care of yourself.

Amy said...

I'm so glad the procedure wqent well. Love that you were singing Motown during it! Just take care of yourself. I hope you have some good books to read!
Amy

Patty said...

I'm glad things went well. I am sure you will feel better soon, in the meantime just read the blogs and dont type and over do..

Gilly said...

Pleased everything went well! Take care of yourself, take stuff for the pain, and Keep it dry!!

Just get everyone helping you and doing it all for you!

Thinking of you!

Palm Springs Savant said...

Well glad that one is done. Gosh you were awake during the procedure? Yikes. I hate the feeling og them pulling and tugging. blech. feel better soon. I say eat lots of ice cream.

beachgirl said...

I hope you heal quickly.