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So i've got my surgeon on speed dial... [Mar. 22nd, 2008|09:29 pm]
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I usually encounter some sort of pain every day - but this past Tuesday, it hurt just to
bend or sit up. >.o Argghh that can't be good - especially when my incision site starts
to swell and turn red. So Leigh & I set off to another ER trip - and my inner voice sighed
and wondered if I could go through this again. Despite the worried look on the intern's face,
the problem was remedied by inserting a needle in the incision site to extract the fluid.

^0^ Yay.. I was able to go home. I was still able to enjoy my most favorite part of the
day - it may sound silly, but I look forward every day to going to bed at night - and being
able to have Leigh next to me. After many months of hospital nights - I've come to cherish
those moments.







Thanks to shinny at Ark bbs












































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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 02:01 pm (UTC)
This shot is pre-bullet hole ... (you can see the hole were my feeding tube was though...)

I love my surgeon - heaven knows where I'd be without him.
http://pics.livejournal.com/nepenthes59/pic/000p550k/

Edited at 2008-03-23 02:03 pm (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: 314159
2008-03-23 04:16 am (UTC)
Ahh Helayne, that sounds so painful ;___; I'm glad the fluid removal helped relieve it. ♥ You're in my prayers on this lovely Easter sunday! Happy Easter if you celebrate :D!

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.... I tried to make you a bunny and failed D:
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 02:10 pm (UTC)
Thanks - that's a great bunny emoticon


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[User Picture]From: alienchrist
2008-03-23 06:35 am (UTC)
I'm glad it was nothing serious.

Even after so long... Hyde is such a beautiful man.
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 02:06 pm (UTC)
Thanks~

I wish I could be so pretty ^.~
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[User Picture]From: tmsj
2008-03-23 08:36 am (UTC)
I understand. I always knew the best part of marriage would be years and years later when you go to sleep next to the one you love and wake up next to him. So sorry for all the health issues, though.

Hang in there! (Like hyde)

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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 02:07 pm (UTC)
Thanks -

That HydeXGlay clip was awesome - such a surprise
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 02:06 pm (UTC)
^-^ Hugs back
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[User Picture]From: oneeyedcat
2008-03-23 03:15 pm (UTC)
I'm sorry you are always in pain, but I hope you have more good days than bad. I'm glad you were able to come home and it wasn't too serious. Mom and I are sending you many well wishes and thinking of you often. Hugs from both of us!
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2008-03-23 04:00 pm (UTC)
I first read your message as "I'm sorry you are always a pain haha!

Big hugs back at you & your Mom..
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[User Picture]From: frack_
2008-03-23 04:30 pm (UTC)
You poor thing! I'm glad your back home though, nothing like one's own bed + loved one. :)
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[User Picture]From: chikuqi
2008-03-23 05:21 pm (UTC)
*huggles* What you said about being able to sleep next to your husband is the sweetest thing I've read in a while. You are in my thoughts. Much love!
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[User Picture]From: zeli17
2008-03-23 06:29 pm (UTC)
It's lovely that you could go home. :)
Happy Easter, if you celebrate it ♥
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[User Picture]From: mitsuchan
2008-03-24 03:15 am (UTC)
waah, sorry to hear you've been feeling bad again, but I'm glad you get to go home and spend time with your husband~! ♥ What you said is so sweet, I feel the same way! I think I miss that the most about my hubby being overseas, sleeping next to him (even though he snores... ) ;_;
Thanks for the picspam as always, too! *chu*
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[User Picture]From: lauraorganasolo
2008-03-24 03:29 am (UTC)
Oh Helayne, it's so awful that you've been going through continued health problems for so long :- ( And worse, that you are in pain so much. I'm glad you can enjoy time each night with Leigh, though. <3 That was pleasant just to read about.

Thanks for the neat pictures, too.
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[User Picture]From: bemygoodday
2008-03-24 01:50 pm (UTC)
:) I love you. I'm so happy that you got to go home, and that the unfortunate pain was relieved easily (without more surgery!). I hope we will be able to see you soon. I have some things for you~ I lost your address. could you e-mail it to me? (bemygoodday@aim.com) Mel and I wanted to be able to give it to you in person, but I understand that you probably have an unpredictable schedule right now, and also that you might not be in the mood for visitors if we did manage to schedule something. My thoughts are always with you!

-Natalie
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[User Picture]From: angelic_candy
2008-03-25 11:54 pm (UTC)
I hope you'll experience lots of those nights and days with having your beloved ones around you! I'm keeping my fingers crossed for you!
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[User Picture]From: hydeist_wannabe
2008-03-29 05:16 pm (UTC)
i'm glad to hear that for once your pain was fixed with just a simple needle and you got to enjoy being home with leigh for the night ^^

and thanks for the gorgeous l'arc pictures-i'm inspired to sketch one of them (hopefully i'll have time soon!)
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[User Picture]From: whatafatcats
2008-05-20 10:43 pm (UTC)
Hey, glad to hear that it is a small thing!
You also have us, too!
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