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Feeling low...

Postby balzaccom » Mon Jun 24, 2013 6:59 pm

No--it's not the rain....

You may have noticed that we haven't posted any trip reports yet this summer--and there is a reason for that. We've had two different hikes on our agenda, and we've had to cancel both of them because I have been under the weather.

And today, after two weeks of lesser drugs and numerous doctor's visit, we now know that it is more than just the lingering after--effcts of all that air travel. It's pneumonia.

The good news? New drugs and some enforced rest should lead to a relatively speedy cure.

We're aleady looking at the calendar and allowing our thoughts to wander to distant mountains and thin air...

Cough cough.

Maybe wait a week.
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby Carne_DelMuerto » Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:17 pm

Hope you feel better soon and get out there. Good thoughts your way.
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby sekihiker » Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:55 pm

No fair! Get well!
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby rlown » Mon Jun 24, 2013 10:01 pm

Don't feel low. You have thousands of threads here to respond or add to! :)

Get better soon.

I seem to remember that some would to to mountain retreats to get better. ?
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby SweetSierra » Tue Jun 25, 2013 4:51 am

It's hard to be laid up when you have mountain plans. While you dream of trips to come,
rest up! hope you feel better soon.
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby Vaca Russ » Tue Jun 25, 2013 5:31 am

rlown wrote:Don't feel low. You have thousands of threads here to respond or add to! :)


Pxxx,

Russ is right. There are threads needing your attention.

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=9440

Get well soon!

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Re: Feeling low...

Postby justm » Tue Jun 25, 2013 6:40 am

Get better soon, the mountains are calling !!
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby richlong8 » Tue Jun 25, 2013 8:56 am

Best wishes. I am glad they figured out what was going on before it got worse. You'll be out there before you know it!
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Re: Feeling low...

Postby soquelca » Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:40 pm

Hope you feel better. Sometimes resting is hard when you want to be in the mountains. Luckily they will be there waiting for you.

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Re: Feeling low...

Postby maverick » Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:49 pm

Hope you get well and back on the trails soon Balzaccom! :)
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