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Sad Sunday 4/21/13

Sunday, April 21, 2013

emoticon Today has been a rather slow and sad day. My mom's best friend has been diagnosed with liver and stomach cancer. They are very close and usually talk via telephone every day. She had not been feeling very well and my mom had urged her to see her doctor. Her friend just blamed it on being tired from caring for her husband who has Alzheimer's. The doctor sent her immediately to the hospital and reports say that she is not expected to live through the week. Needless to say; my mom is taking this very hard.

On a positive note: At least my 2 aunts are here along with my husband and me so she has a family support system right here at the park.

All is quiet on the exercise front. I did get my 10,000 steps in and I have followed my food tracker today. I'm feeling a little worn out but a good night's sleep will probably help. Right now my goal is to just maintain the status quo and be there for my mom.
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JACKIE542 4/22/2013 6:49PM

    So sorry emoticon emoticon

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KYMOM530 4/22/2013 4:21PM

    Thoughts & prayers sent for all of you.

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CARTERSGRANDMA 4/22/2013 10:55AM

  You are all in my thoughts and prayers--HUGS to all.

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CALLIECURTIS4 4/22/2013 5:54AM

    That is such sad news. emoticon Sorry that mom will feel such a loss.

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CHANTENAY 4/22/2013 1:17AM

    What a shock.

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AEGISHOT 4/22/2013 1:10AM

    (((hugs)))

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SLIMMERJESSE 4/22/2013 12:26AM

    That's so sad. Hope your mom continues to have a support system during this difficult time.

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LINDA! 4/22/2013 12:25AM

    I am so sorry to hear that bad news. emoticon

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ICANDOTHIS7 4/21/2013 11:44PM

    God's blessings on you and your family and your moms friends family. emoticon

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JACKIE542 4/21/2013 10:50PM

    So very sorry for this sad news. Wonderful that your Mom does have support from you and other family members. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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NANCYPAT1 4/21/2013 10:22PM

    Will pray for you, your mother, and especially for your mother's friend. I am so very sorry to hear such sad news. (HUGS) If you live near your mother, her friends probably become yours too so I included YOU in my prayers too.

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