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The Worst Thing Today

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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Thu January 20th, 2011, 10:52 pm

I am sorry to read this MLE. Sending positive vibes your way. I have a friend in the UK with a son in similar circumstances, and although I can never know what it's like, I have seen the work and the worry involved.
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Postby Susan » Fri January 21st, 2011, 12:41 am

MLE, my thoughts are with you.
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Postby LoveHistory » Fri January 21st, 2011, 5:05 am

Very sorry, MLE. Praying for you.

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
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Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
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Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Fri January 21st, 2011, 5:53 am

Thanks, folks. I probably shouldn't have mentioned it -- he gets very upset if he thinks we discuss him outside the family.
Just feeling very worn out dealing with him as we get older. We're very fortunate that his two siblings and their spouses help carry the burden.

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Postby cw gortner » Fri January 21st, 2011, 6:37 am

And here I thought I'd had a bad day! I've experienced this devastating disease in a friend; it can be so emotionally and spiritually draining. I can't even imagine the anxiety and pain you must be going through. My thoughts and prayers are with you, MLE.
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Vanessa
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Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
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Postby Vanessa » Fri January 21st, 2011, 9:18 am

It must be so worrying for you, MLE - thinking of you. It puts problems with my own daughter into perspective.
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Postby fljustice » Fri January 21st, 2011, 5:32 pm

So sorry, MLE. Can't imagine how exhausting and scary it must be. Thank goodness your other children share the burden.
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Postby SonjaMarie » Fri January 21st, 2011, 6:49 pm

Mega huggles MLE!

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Postby Alisha Marie Klapheke » Sat January 22nd, 2011, 3:53 am

Sending good thoughts and prayers to you, MLE. Your family is blessed to have a loving and intelligent woman to help them through.

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Postby Elysium » Sat January 22nd, 2011, 10:31 am

My thoughts are with you MLE.


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