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    I went out to eat this evening with brother and...

    I went out to eat this evening with brother and his wife. Then I went to grocery store and shopped and shopped. I don't know why it took me so long because I had a list on my phone, but I kept...
  2. Thread: Jim's Journey

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    Rose, I will definitely light a candle for...

    Rose, I will definitely light a candle for Johnathan and Michael Sunday night. Is there anything else I need to do? Do I need to sign up anywhere? Things are hard, I can tell, but if they were not...
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    Sunshine, such a good report from you. So glad...

    Sunshine, such a good report from you. So glad to hear this. Perseverance seems to be working for you.
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    Jeanie, please call your doctors office and get a...

    Jeanie, please call your doctors office and get a RX for Valtrex or the generic Valacyclovir phoned to your pharmacy. One of your sons can pick it up. I donít know what herpeeze is, but you need...
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    I almost chose to get that Sunshine, but instead...

    I almost chose to get that Sunshine, but instead got the two books about Olive. I just got them last night. Let me know when you finish The Patron Saints of Liars. Then you will know more about...
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    Ohhhh Sunshine!!!! Please tell me you are...

    Ohhhh Sunshine!!!! Please tell me you are joking. I will be very worried now. Then, I think about all the people who have two story houses and I haven't heard that much. Some, but not a whole...
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    Finished The Dutch House by Ann Patchett. I am...

    Finished The Dutch House by Ann Patchett. I am not sure who recommended it but I think it might have been Ssusan. Enjoyed reading it.
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    Thanks Ann!

    Thanks Ann!
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    I had lots of blood work in September. Nothing...

    I had lots of blood work in September. Nothing listed as A1C. However glucose was 77 mg/dl. Is that the same thing as A1C just stated differently?
    I think it might be because underneath it says...
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    Agate, that is the reason I worry about my...

    Agate, that is the reason I worry about my upstairs bathroom. The flooring, not only up there, but the ceiling down here and the walls up there.
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    Ann, you have had a crazy ride the past year or...

    Ann, you have had a crazy ride the past year or more. No explaining all this. Someone (a Doctor) told one of my brothers there was no such thing as pre-diabetic, that you either are diabetic or...
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    Jeanie, you are one brave soul to keep up with...

    Jeanie, you are one brave soul to keep up with all the scooter stuff and your getting on and off of them and the worry of one giving out. Glad your sons got your Christmas lights and tree up. I am...
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    Linda, anyone who can work the way you do is...

    Linda, anyone who can work the way you do is doing extremely well. You do hard work in the hot summer and whatever weather is out there. So, some might say it is just your course with MS, I kind of...
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    Agate, around here it would cost a fortune to get...

    Agate, around here it would cost a fortune to get a plow in here. I don't know about Linda's rural area. Glad she cancelled. It is too dangerous.

    Sunshine, you are still doing really well on...
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    Sunshine, had wondered what was going on with...

    Sunshine, had wondered what was going on with you. You kind of get a break with one thing which then causes you to have problems in another area. I hope the Doctor has another bag of tricks up his...
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    Agate, I have done both with Instacart, except...

    Agate, I have done both with Instacart, except for the card. I have always given more tip than they add on and one time I gave some in cash. I think these people do appreciate it and I appreciate...
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    Howie, so proud of you for having money to go to...

    Howie, so proud of you for having money to go to the store before payday.

    Well, I guess I've finished my Christmas shopping. I ordered a gift card from Belk's Department Store for the lady who...
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    Howie, we were posting at the same time. If...

    Howie, we were posting at the same time. If sleep would cure all that is wrong with me I would go to bed early (not early in the morning*biggrin) and get up late. The problem is I can't sleep much...
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    Agate, I guess little William is growing a lot...

    Agate, I guess little William is growing a lot now. So happy to hear he is spending some time with you. We would love some new photos if you have some and would like to share.

    Here is hoping...
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    Linda, I did not realize you had been doing...

    Linda, I did not realize you had been doing Rituxan for 19 years. That is one reason you are able to do as much work as you do. Look what it did for Cherie. Would love to be able to take that drug.
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    December Chit Chat

    I am probably the only one awake on the East Coast at this time of night. As Howie said earlier we are now in December and that is the last month of the year. Time does march on! I just hope that...
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    Well, I can see that Everett is learning to charm...

    Well, I can see that Everett is learning to charm his way around everyone, especially the ladies, but who could resist him. With that blond head of hair he is a cutie. So glad things went so well...
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    Jeanie, as Agate mentioned sleep is restorative,...

    Jeanie, as Agate mentioned sleep is restorative, so if you feel like napping then maybe you should do that.

    I am having a harder time getting around today and I think it is because I exercised two...
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    Howie, taking that much ibuprofen really could be...

    Howie, taking that much ibuprofen really could be dangerous. Have you spoken to your Doctor about this pain? Could it be neuralgia? I have a brother who has pain in one of his shoulders. I will...
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    Thanks Sunshine.

    Thanks Sunshine.
  26. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Rose, I believe Agate is the only one...

    Rose, I believe Agate is the only one communicating with Ralph. I think maybe he is going to let her know what to expect. Cat use to belong to an online church which at one time she kind of was the...
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    Ann, sounds like MIL was a bundle of energy. ...

    Ann, sounds like MIL was a bundle of energy. That does not surprise me. The way she still likes to go to different grocery stores and have lunch out I kind of figured her to be like that. That is...
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    Well Jeanie, we do understand. As I am sure you...

    Well Jeanie, we do understand. As I am sure you have read I stayed at home also. I was lucky to have my brother bring me Thanksgiving food. I am glad you are going to get a plate today. I am...
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    Smart thinking, as long as it doesn't make you...

    Smart thinking, as long as it doesn't make you drowsy in the pool.:smile:
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    Sorry, I have not Sunshine

    Sorry, I have not Sunshine
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    I am glad Jim has an appetite and it sounds like...

    I am glad Jim has an appetite and it sounds like Rose is having a busy day. I do hope they both enjoy it.

    Linda, my brother takes his male dog out for a scrambled egg and gravy on the week-ends...
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    Well Linda, you just put that on my list. Thanks.

    Well Linda, you just put that on my list. Thanks.
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    Hmmmm, two more spoiled cats. My youngest...

    Hmmmm, two more spoiled cats. My youngest brother took one of his dogs out thru a drive-in this morning to get him breakfast. They took it home and split it with the other dog at home.
  34. Wish I could order this booklet. I have now...

    Wish I could order this booklet. I have now looked through many of the exercises. If I had the book I think I could go by it and learn to do a lot of them correctly. Some are basically what I am...
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    Jingle, I do a pork loin roast sometime. I get...

    Jingle, I do a pork loin roast sometime. I get the smallest and leanest I can buy. Easy to do, since I just bake it with a little olive oil. Sounds like you had a good Thanksgiving. So, you don't...
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    Howie, so glad you are having a nice Thanksgiving...

    Howie, so glad you are having a nice Thanksgiving meal. I imagine it might have come by him from your Sister's. Either way that is great.

    I am also having one. My youngest brother called and...
  37. Thread: Jim's Journey

    by Virginia
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    As Donna said, no reply is necessary to all that...

    As Donna said, no reply is necessary to all that is said. We don't want to feel that we are more of a burden than a help.

    I just wanted to say that I am thinking of you and Jim on this day. I...
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    I'd like to have the puppy in that picture, but...

    I'd like to have the puppy in that picture, but not to eat him, just love on him. Sam wouldn't let Howie do that and anyway Howie is a Cat man.
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    I have to put my two cents in and say UGGH to...

    I have to put my two cents in and say UGGH to stuffed peppers, stuffed potatoes, stuffed squash for Thanksgiving. When my Mother was doing the cooking we always had Turkey and the best dressing you...
  40. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    I have taken part in several MS teleconferences...

    I have taken part in several MS teleconferences also. However, I only remember listening. I don't recall being able to talk, other than being able to send a question by computer and then there were...
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    Nuthatch, glad son and DIL and especially Everett...

    Nuthatch, glad son and DIL and especially Everett is there with you for Thanksgiving. A train ride would be a big deal to him I would think. Sounds like a very cherry Thanksgiving at your house. ...
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    What Sunshine said is a good suggestion. ...

    What Sunshine said is a good suggestion. However, I have never been a person to invite myself in when it is a family occasion. This was even before I got sick. However, usually back then I had...
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    So glad Ralph is able to drive so far and be with...

    So glad Ralph is able to drive so far and be with family. Maybe it will work out better than he thinks as far as conversation goes.

    Jeanie, I hope you feel better and can stay a little longer at...
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    Thank you Suze-Q and Sunshine. I am glad I spoke...

    Thank you Suze-Q and Sunshine. I am glad I spoke up. Maybe now I can say I feel bad without having him say "what is wrong?" That has been the case when I try to cancel and it has put me under a...
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    Agate, my middle brother took that step to try...

    Agate, my middle brother took that step to try and make me feel better this afternoon. The only thing more I could have asked of him was that I would like to hear him say it in front of his wife. ...
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    I am finding that life is much harder when there...

    I am finding that life is much harder when there is no husband, no sisters and just sisters-in-laws who really don't care. After all, they are much younger than I am, have their husbands, kids,...
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    Also, Howie some people are just more...

    Also, Howie some people are just more compassionate and caring than others. I kind of expect that is the case with your sister.

    Wouldn't you know it - one of the e-mails I sent did not go...
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    Agate, glad you were able to get the book. It is better for me if I can hold it in my hand and try to work from there.
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    Just wanted to tell everyone I sent an e-mail to...

    Just wanted to tell everyone I sent an e-mail to my two bothers and two sister-in-laws this morning. I told them that I realized that I spoke too quickly last night about Christmas. That I did it...
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    Sunshine, what a smart morning you have had. ...

    Sunshine, what a smart morning you have had. Glad you were able to do it and hope you do not have bad diarrhea.
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    I just came in from having dinner with "the...

    I just came in from having dinner with "the family". The last time I got together with them I got my feelings hurt. One of my sister-in-laws kept saying how I should have everyone for Christmas...
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    Linda, sounds like something I would like. ...

    Linda, sounds like something I would like.

    Agate, there is a movie about Brain on Fire. It is on Netflix, but I have not watched it yet.
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    Agate, I think you interpreted it pretty...

    Agate, I think you interpreted it pretty accurately. I saw myself so vividly standing in the driveway of the house we had when he died, he was backing out of the driveway in his car and I was...
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    A neighbor called me Wednesday night and we...

    A neighbor called me Wednesday night and we talked about the book Brain on Fire. Somehow we got around to talking about me. For the first time I felt she was really listening. So much happened in...
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    First of all I do so much appreciate all that you...

    First of all I do so much appreciate all that you and Mike do for BT. It has been and still is, in my opinion, a wonderful forum. I first came here in 1999 and it was booming. So fast paced that...
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    What a wonderful time you must be having. I...

    What a wonderful time you must be having. I didn't count, but I think quite a few drinks in there. Hope you have a good trip back East, where it all began for you.
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    Jeanie, just keep on you are doing great I think!!

    Jeanie, just keep on you are doing great I think!!
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    Hi Jeanie, we were posting at the same time. ...

    Hi Jeanie, we were posting at the same time. Hope you get to feeling better.
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    I hope it is the same one that I have been...

    I hope it is the same one that I have been meaning to answer, and not anything that is going to upset us. (The new post I mean)

    I am so tired. I stayed in bed all morning. I went to get nails...
  60. Great depiction of a lot of my sensory problems. ...

    Great depiction of a lot of my sensory problems. Thanks Linda.
  61. What an amazing story. I wonder where that cat...

    What an amazing story. I wonder where that cat has been.
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    Agate, that is my nightmare. I was running my...

    Agate, that is my nightmare. I was running my washing machine recently and it made a REALLY loud noise. I ran in hoping that it was just that the linens all got pushed to one side and that was it. ...
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    I like Alison Krauss. I saw her in person many...

    I like Alison Krauss. I saw her in person many years ago here in Raleigh.

    I will listen to all of these as soon as time permits. Got to read a little and get in bed.
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    Unfortunately, no backpack for me. I would fall...

    Unfortunately, no backpack for me. I would fall just trying to get into it in a store.
  65. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Thanks Agate!

    Thanks Agate!
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    I went to the grocery store on a cold, rainy day....

    I went to the grocery store on a cold, rainy day. My telephone said the rain was going to move out before 3, so I waited until 3 to go. I got groceries, stopped and got food to eat and got home...
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    Agate, your thinking is so rational and logical. ...

    Agate, your thinking is so rational and logical. However, all the drawers in my dresser and the shelves plus 3 more drawers in my wardrobe are full of things that I like to use. Also there is not...
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    My mattress is a queen size and even if I get a...

    My mattress is a queen size and even if I get a new one I can't get a double bed size because it would show a ridge around the carpet. Anyway, I couldn't even turn a double mattress. My furniture...
  69. Thread: Jim's Journey

    by Virginia
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    Rose, as you know there is no right or wrong way...

    Rose, as you know there is no right or wrong way as far as Christmas goes. I remember my first one. Friends, thinking they were helping, went to the mountains to get them a fresh tree and without...
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    Please don't get on the floor yet, it isn't worth...

    Please don't get on the floor yet, it isn't worth the risk of going backward. I have waked the past two nights with back pain after being in the bed for quite awhile and it isn't any fun. Mine is...
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    Agate, how is your back?

    Agate, how is your back?
  72. Thread: RIP Catdancer

    by Virginia
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    I think it is a good idea Agate. Just let him...

    I think it is a good idea Agate. Just let him know he is welcome, but without pressure.

    I think he would just read more than anything. He says he is not good on the computer so he might be...
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    So glad you are getting stronger.

    So glad you are getting stronger.
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    Sunshine, I have been lucky enough to get the...

    Sunshine, I have been lucky enough to get the Holliday grapes two or three times this year. I love them, but they are not available except for a very short period of time.

    They are not the same...
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    Howie, today is your smart day. Always glad you...

    Howie, today is your smart day. Always glad you are back safe.

    Nuthatch, I use to fix roasted potatoes out of the little red ones that come in a net like Agate is talking about. All I did was...
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