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I'm back (sort of)

Postby Hikin Mike » Fri Jan 12, 2007 7:50 pm

I'm back! My father-in-law just moved the computer in the othe room so I can get in there.

Unfortonately the doctor had to remove my right knee (October) for now. Once I get 100% better I should get another good knee again. Right now I can't walk...just a wheellchair. Then two days later I got a mild Stroke. It took a few days to remember my family's names again. I'm better than a was, but I still have a tough time speaking and this is the first time I've tried to type. It's a tough time than I thought.

As you can see, I have a long way to go until I'm 100% better again.

Thanks for everyone!

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Postby markskor » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:02 pm

long time -

Welcome back buddy!
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Postby BSquared » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:09 pm

Holy criminy, Mike, you've just *got* to stop putting yourself through all this stuff! But you always seem to come up fighting! Good for you! Best to ya!
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Postby Snow Nymph » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:19 pm

Welcome back! Good to hear from you!
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Postby copeg » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:26 pm

Welcome back Mike...good to hear from you. Man you've been through a tough time...hang in there buddy, our thoughts are with you and your family.
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Postby wingding » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:55 pm

Mike - I'm glad you're back. I'm sure your faith must be carrying you through these tough times. You're a strong person.

Postby The Other Tom » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:55 pm

Good to see you're back. Hang in there. We're praying for you and your family.
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Postby hikerduane » Fri Jan 12, 2007 10:23 pm

Thinking of you, read of your plight over on TT from one of your buddies.
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Postby ifernau » Sat Jan 13, 2007 12:07 am

welcome back. It has to get better.
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Postby Trailtrekker06 » Sat Jan 13, 2007 12:16 am

Great to hear from you! Sending good thought waves and prayers your way.
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