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out of hospital

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Fell at work this morning, cracked my head on concrete floor, blacked out, bleeding. so no bogs today, very sore, in pain, major headache and goose egg on my forehead, cracked up and skinned my knee too.. minor setback,, no work tomorrow though,, E.R. doc put me off till Monday..

  
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KILLERANGEL47 4/30/2011 2:59AM

    You poor thing!! emoticon I hope you are safe and well now and feeling much better. emoticon emoticon

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NORASPAT 3/12/2011 2:05PM

    Oh Linda I am sorry I missed this one. Hope you are better by now. Pat in Maine. emoticonyou were injured , take care. Pat emoticon

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CAROLIAN 3/12/2011 1:03PM

    Poor you hope you soon better lol Carol emoticon

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OCTOBER2842 3/11/2011 7:42PM

    Hope you are feeling better

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COOLGRANDMA03 3/11/2011 6:21PM

    You take it easy! What happened???

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NEWRUNNINGSHOES 3/10/2011 8:37PM

    Oh my gosh! Take care of that noggin and feel better soon.



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SHARON10002 3/10/2011 5:02PM

    Oh my goodness, Linda!

I hope that you are doing OK! I'll bet that was embarrassing, and hurt like heck! Take it easy and be gentle with yourself and allow yourself to rest, rejuvenate, and recuperate. Keeping you close in my thoughts and prayers . . . I'm sending you a few get well fairies to watch over you and help you on your road to recovery.

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HADYDADUBR 3/10/2011 4:36PM

    OMG Feel better soon.
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RONIREDD 3/10/2011 4:28PM

    Glad you are ok!

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DEBGIL 3/10/2011 4:05PM

    Shall I have Debbie send some of her spare bubble wrap?

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SARAHTHESTRONG 3/10/2011 3:46PM

    Oh my goodness Pickie! You are in my prayers! Feel better soon my friend :)

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FITB4-40 3/10/2011 3:28PM

    Wow, you've had a hard day! Get some rest and feel better! emoticon

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I love the county clerk!

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

After a gaggle of phone calls, researching everywhere to get info regarding Dad's military entry and discharge.. I finally called the county clerk to see if he registered there after WWII.. HE DID!! She was so nice and even offered to make certified sealed copies for me,, there is no charge, in case you want to know.. all I had to do was show my drivers license and she even put one of them in an official envelope for me,, the other I have ready for mailing tomorrow! Happy happy, joy, joy!! Finally a puzzle piece that fits!!
Dad DID serve in the war, on two ships; so now Mom should be eligible for veterans survivors assistance in her assisted living home!! SHOULD.. I never expect, only hope,, never set myself up for major disappointment that way...
I think I set a land speed record driving across town to get the copies!!
One less thing to worry about for now,, her taxes are in a week and a half..

  
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KILLERANGEL47 4/30/2011 2:57AM

    Awesome!!! emoticon emoticon

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MSTIGGERFAN 3/10/2011 9:32AM

    Glad you where able to get it all found out and straightened out. I try to keep up with all my hubby's military papers for the kids to have showing the service he did and just in case if we need it as he gets older. We have a private insurance through his work but you never know when you need the extra as well. Good luck to you and hope it all works outs.

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CAROLIAN 3/10/2011 2:58AM

    Glad you got that sorted lol carol emoticon

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NORASPAT 3/9/2011 9:07PM

    Finally you have found someone who is able to help you. Hopefully now a few more of them will come out of the wood work. I hope things are falling in to place.
Good luck on you task take care take it easy. Snow is expected tomorrow in Maine.
I sur wish I could go somewhere warm HUGS linda Pat in Maine. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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busywork

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

People always ask me if I went to visit my mother,, how the heck can I? I spend about two to three hours a day after my job, just on the phone, filling out paperwork and running errands for her things,,
still trying to flesh out Dads veterans record papers to send in.. insurance companies, credit card phone calls, making her income tax appointment,, going to do that on my day off..
have calls in to the American Legion commander, veterans recovery office, car insurance, two credit card companies, making copies of everything,, searching for old paperwork of dad's..

I think a great job for government workers should be planting trees, to make up for all the paper they waste in copies!!

  
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KILLERANGEL47 4/30/2011 2:56AM

    WOW! The government really knows how to keep people busy-by flooding them with time consuming crap like that to do! Oh well, it has to be done I guess.

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NORASPAT 3/9/2011 5:16PM

    Linda, it is good thing you are so diligent. Just think how many other people get ripped off because they do not notice these auto deduction things. The banks just keep hauling money from your account just because they are given a blank voided check and your permission. I am thinking there has to be a better way to do all of this. Such bureaucracy. HUGS Pat in Maine.
Linda do try to find some me time. HUGS . emoticon emoticon

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JESPAH 3/9/2011 9:31AM

    I think the gov't runs a lot like a law firm I ran into in I think it was '96. I used to audit law firms and I recall telling this firm, which was hip-deep in paper copies of everything -- get a scanner and start making this stuff electronic. And they looked at me like I had three heads (and continued to complain about how expensive storage was, and that scanning would take forever, boo hoo, and also that they couldn't find anything).

And here we are, fifteen years later, and it's the same old, same old. I suspect some enterprising folk could get lovely summer jobs just scanning, sorting and indexing govt paperwork.

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CAROLIAN 3/9/2011 1:29AM

    It's amazing how governments like this paper work last week i had 4 letters from social security all asking the same question all to the same department yet when i rang them they said i had to fill in and send them all in as they were for seperate sections.Try not to overdo things you'll only hope paperwork soon sortedwear yourself out make a bit of me time.a nice warm bath or curl up half hour early with a book or music. emoticon

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COOLGRANDMA03 3/8/2011 9:10PM

    never a dull moment in your life

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/8/2011 6:40PM

    Agrees with you wholeheartedly.

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tired of paperwork

Monday, March 07, 2011

thought I had insurance company from moms accident all cleared away: since she totalled the car, she does not need car insurance,right? They still are taking a lot of $$ out of her credit union account. had to get on show with them then found out all I had to do was drive a mile to a branch office and give them copy of my DPOA for her, let them tappity tap their fingers to cancel it out and fix it so they send me a check for the four months they took her money!! Then went to credit union, handed them some paper work, then took some personal care items to mom at assisted living, played Wii bowling with old gals..
first time I ever saw Wii..
back home to eat, and am exhausted,, the days are too short, but so are the weekends when I don't work..
suppose dto ge tmore snow and sleet tomorrow night,, YIPPEE!!
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CAROLIAN 3/8/2011 5:20AM

    Busy girl paperwork can be a pain in th a... especially insurance enjoy your day emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/7/2011 11:29PM

    Busy, busy, busy...

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GAARAMA 3/7/2011 8:07PM

    Lin the WII is a lot of fun,it is great exercise for the ladies. Besides having to deal with errands that seem to never end it sounds like you had a good day. I hope you start to feel better soon so you can enjoy Spring if it ever arrives.
Take care and be safe tomorrow.
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NORASPAT 3/7/2011 7:13PM

    It does seem odd that computers can always take money out of accounts and it seems it has a much more difficult time with getting money back in to accounts.

Good for you Linda to keep on top of all of these things for your Mother. It sounds like you are having to9 double check everything.
I sure do hope the mediccations are beginning to work on your Pain Issuses. HUGS. Pat in Maine. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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COOLGRANDMA03 3/7/2011 6:34PM

    wii is fun isn't it!!?? All that running around is tiring but it sounds like you got alot accomplished...

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sunday

Sunday, March 06, 2011

spent all of yesterday with bride and groom, researching table decorations and munchies, bought two vases for our bouquets on the cake table..
we got two more inches of snow over the sleet, so it was very windy and wet, cold,,
I am still trying to fill my kitchen cabinets, but mom, work, pain and wedding get in the way,, did some cleaning while waiting for them to come and we shopped in two cities...
I took my pain pill when I woke up in the middle of the night and it really let me sleep for a change!! Cannot do it that way during the week, will try to go back to taking it with other meds.. LIFE IS A JOB!!!!!!!!

  
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KILLERANGEL47 4/14/2011 10:54PM

    Good on you for keeping yourself active and busy! emoticon emoticon

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NORASPAT 3/6/2011 5:19PM

    I guess i lost your subscription again its a good thing i am always curious about whats is going on in your life. I know there is always something you are involved in. Lucky bride and groom to have you helping them get things organised. So really nice of you. Enjoy your friends. When is the wedding?
I checked that box again!!!!
HUGS Pat in maine. Lots or ain swithing to snow I hope, it might slow the thaw. Pat emoticon emoticonFRIEND LINDA

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TODDSMOM 3/6/2011 1:54PM

    That is a lot to do!

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CAROLIAN 3/6/2011 11:44AM

    very busy but don't forget a little me time lol emoticon

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HADYDADUBR 3/6/2011 9:30AM

    Busy lady.
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BRADIA 3/6/2011 8:46AM

    wow, what a schedule

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/6/2011 8:44AM

    Glad you got a lot done.

Sure hope that apin would go away.

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