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    Hereís a brief update on my wife. She is doing better each day. She can talk and continues to improve her speech each day. She has periods where she is lucid and many when she's not so her speech doesn't always make sense. She's often times agitated, frustrated and emotional. She's still non-weight bearing on her legs due to her pelvis fracture (she had 5 fractures, including one that was fixed with a 80 mm screw, do the conversion on that length, it is big). Her jaw is still wired shut due to the broken jaw and the pins and plates that were put in her face so it is hard to tell when the speech is impeded by the wire and when itís the brain. My son is physically doing well. He has visited his mom on a number of occasions and seems to be adapting okay. My yellow lab that had a cantelope sized mass removed from his liver (and part of his liver too) seems to be doing well. My black lab broke the end of her tail off at the kennel and in frustration proceeded to knaw the end off, so it had to be amputated. Sheís doing well even with her stubby tail. People keep randomly bring me food and supplies, mostly beer and paper products. If my truck breaks down Iíll have a great country song. Thanks for all your kind words, thoughts and prayers.


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    Thanks for the update, many people are here to support you.



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    Thanks for the update. God Bless!


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    Thanks for the update. You are in our prayers. Stay strong!


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    Re: Accident Update

    Quote Originally Posted by tec71 View Post
    Hereís a brief update on my wife. She is doing better each day. She can talk and continues to improve her speech each day. She has periods where she is lucid and many when she's not so her speech doesn't always make sense. She's often times agitated, frustrated and emotional. She's still non-weight bearing on her legs due to her pelvis fracture (she had 5 fractures, including one that was fixed with a 80 mm screw, do the conversion on that length, it is big). Her jaw is still wired shut due to the broken jaw and the pins and plates that were put in her face so it is hard to tell when the speech is impeded by the wire and when itís the brain. My son is physically doing well. He has visited his mom on a number of occasions and seems to be adapting okay. My yellow lab that had a cantelope sized mass removed from his liver (and part of his liver too) seems to be doing well. My black lab broke the end of her tail off at the kennel and in frustration proceeded to knaw the end off, so it had to be amputated. Sheís doing well even with her stubby tail. People keep randomly bring me food and supplies, mostly beer and paper products. If my truck breaks down Iíll have a great country song. Thanks for all your kind words, thoughts and prayers.
    I can only imagine your pain. I only wish I lived closer to you so I could be a true friend and help you. It seems however that you and the family are doing as well as can be. Keep the faith. IB



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    Sounds like some good news and I hope and pray your wife and family have more and more good days ahead. Hang in there, you've got a lot of love and support and times will get better.



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    Hang in there, continued thoughts and prayers. Your strength is amazing, impossible for me to comprehend how you do it. May God Bless.....



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    Re: Accident Update

    In addition to immediate family, friends, and others directly involved with your family - please know that there is a huge community pulling for your entire family.

    Many of us don't know you. We have probably never had a conversation, but we are hoping and praying for you and your family.

    Please know that in this very trying time that you not only have the support of the ones you love, but of people you hardly know. Take our strength - we are willing it to you - and persevere.


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    best wishes for you if u ever need anything let me know


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    On With life is amazing. I posted this before, Angels are real they work at On With Life. Wish only the best for you and family.



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    Thanksfor the update. Your family continues to be in my thoughts and prayers.



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    God bless you and your family. We all hope and pray for the best. You're a stronger man than I am.



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    Wow, you have a bunch on your plate. Please know that your friends want to help you and those of us out here in computer land support you in spirit. Never, ever feel that you can't ask your friends for support of any kind. Keep your faith, you and your family are amazing!
    Quote Originally Posted by tec71 View Post
    Hereís a brief update on my wife. She is doing better each day. She can talk and continues to improve her speech each day. She has periods where she is lucid and many when she's not so her speech doesn't always make sense. She's often times agitated, frustrated and emotional. She's still non-weight bearing on her legs due to her pelvis fracture (she had 5 fractures, including one that was fixed with a 80 mm screw, do the conversion on that length, it is big). Her jaw is still wired shut due to the broken jaw and the pins and plates that were put in her face so it is hard to tell when the speech is impeded by the wire and when itís the brain. My son is physically doing well. He has visited his mom on a number of occasions and seems to be adapting okay. My yellow lab that had a cantelope sized mass removed from his liver (and part of his liver too) seems to be doing well. My black lab broke the end of her tail off at the kennel and in frustration proceeded to knaw the end off, so it had to be amputated. Sheís doing well even with her stubby tail. People keep randomly bring me food and supplies, mostly beer and paper products. If my truck breaks down Iíll have a great country song. Thanks for all your kind words, thoughts and prayers.


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    Thank you for the update as you can see we are still here for you and yours. May God continue to bless you and all of those touched by this experience.


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    God bless and my continued thoughts and prayers. There is a community around you and around here if you need anything, from the beer and food air drops to babysitting dogs on a weekend or something. I know my 2 yellow labs would be fine having company, hah.



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