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The Worst Thing Today

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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Fri March 6th, 2009, 11:37 pm

"sweetpotatoboy" wrote:My Dad found out today he has lung cancer. He'll have a biopsy, hopefully next week, to find out if it's low-grade and treatable ... or not.


Oh, I'm so sorry to hear that. :( Sending you positive vibes.
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Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat March 7th, 2009, 1:11 am

Sweet: sending good thoughts to you and your family's way!

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Postby michellemoran » Sat March 7th, 2009, 1:46 am

My Dad found out today he has lung cancer. He'll have a biopsy, hopefully next week, to find out if it's low-grade and treatable ... or not.


I'm so sorry. I hope the biopsy comes back as something that's treatable. Lots of good thoughts are coming your way...
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sweetpotatoboy
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Postby sweetpotatoboy » Sat March 7th, 2009, 7:52 am

Thanks for all the kind thoughts everyone!

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Postby pat » Sat March 7th, 2009, 10:40 am

"sweetpotatoboy" wrote:My Dad found out today he has lung cancer. He'll have a biopsy, hopefully next week, to find out if it's low-grade and treatable ... or not.


Thoughts are with you SPB.
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Postby Divia » Sat March 7th, 2009, 3:01 pm

I'm so sorry sweetpotatoboy. Thoughts go out to you and your family.
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Postby LoveHistory » Sat March 7th, 2009, 5:01 pm

Sorry about your grandfather, sweetpotatoboy.

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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.
Favorite HF book: Prince of Foxes, by Samuel Shellabarger
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) » Sat March 7th, 2009, 8:44 pm

Sorry to hear about the cancer, SPB. I'll keep your father in my prayers.
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Madeleine
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Postby Madeleine » Sat March 7th, 2009, 8:54 pm

I hope you get some positive news about your grandfather soon SPB.

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall & The Corset by Laura Purcell (Pigeonhole)
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Sat March 7th, 2009, 9:28 pm

Fingers crossed for your dad, Sweetpotatoboy. Stay positive!
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