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Old 11/08/2021, 05:46 PM   #1
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Well, I've done it now. Yesterday I fell over backwards, landed on my tailbone, fractured a vertebrae, tore some skin on the back of my right arm, and spent the afternoon in the emergency room at the local hospital. Now we need to make an appointment with a spinal surgeon to 'glue' the broken vertebrae. The Dr. said I'm out of commission for 4 to 8 weeks. Bummer.
Can't move too well right now- the lower back keeps reminding me of my clumsiness.
Luckily I have my Golden Nurse Peggy to help me along.

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Old 11/08/2021, 06:19 PM   #2
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Oh, no! Hoping for a speedy recovery.
I guess that it is lucky that you didn't smack the back of your melon.

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Old 11/08/2021, 07:13 PM   #3
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Wow Neil!! Sounds like you really did a number on yourself. I guess it could have been worse though. Take care and get better quickly.

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Old 11/08/2021, 07:48 PM   #4
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Sorry to hear that Neil. I wish I was closer so I could help you out with chores around the house while you're laid up.

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Old 11/09/2021, 05:21 PM   #5
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So sorry to hear that, but better your bottom and not your head. If we can do any thing to help from here let us know. Get well soon.

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Old 11/11/2021, 05:16 PM   #6
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Old 11/13/2021, 02:25 PM   #7
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Old 11/15/2021, 07:50 AM   #8
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Neil, so sorry for your troubles. Nice to have good support at home and the best to you in your recovery.

Interesting, you have been in my mind all month. Every time I look at my calendar to check for appointments I see your beautiful black CS.

Get well soon.

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Old 11/30/2021, 11:58 AM   #9
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Oh dear Neil! sorry to hear this! I'll be moving closer to you in the spring. Tennessee. If I can do anything for you or Peggy, be sure to let me know.

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Old 12/01/2021, 10:06 PM   #10
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Sorry to hear about this Neil. Robinette and I wish you a speedy recovery hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year. Mike

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