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Sometimes, Life Gets in The Way

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

I planned to swim at the gym after work today. The Hubs called, asking me to come straight home because he wanted to go to an urgent care clinic. He's had a sore belly since Saturday.

I'm now sitting in the surgical waiting room as he is having an emergency appendectomy. I figure I'll be here until at least midnight. The Hubs may go home tomorrow, or he may need to spend another day.

Well, the surgeon just came out. The appendix was ruptured, but it was localized. The Hubs is all patched up, but it may take more than a day for him to heal. It's a good thing he came in when he did.
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CLEARNIGHTSKY 11/2/2013 7:09PM

    I hope your husband heals well and quickly. I'm so glad the surgery went okay!!

I hope you are resting well.

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HILLSLUG98239 10/30/2013 9:38PM

    Thanks everyone! The Hubs is off the morphine drip and the oxygen monitor and the surgeon expects he'll be able to go home tomorrow (the Hubs, not the surgeon - I'm pretty sure the surgeon already went home).

Once the Hubs is asleep, I'm going home to get some sleep myself. I got 3-4 hours of sleep last night.

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CASTIRONLADY 10/30/2013 9:25PM

    I am glad you decided to listen to hubby. Good job!

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JOYCRN 10/30/2013 8:35PM

    This is the kind of thing that should interrupt your workout schedule! You will get back on track when your husband is well, and meet your goals. emoticon

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BILL60 10/30/2013 8:28PM

    Way to be supportive!!

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GHK1962 10/30/2013 8:25PM

    Ack! I'm glad you got him in...and like the others... I am hoping for a good recovery for him.

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APONI_KB 10/30/2013 8:49AM

    oh no, poor guy

At least you got him there when you did.

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EBRAINK 10/30/2013 8:39AM

    Wishing hubby a speedy recovery!

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DDOORN 10/30/2013 8:32AM

    Whew! Close call! Glad everything worked out...

Don

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AMY_DARREL 10/30/2013 2:56AM

    Wow! Glad you made it in when you did! Best wishes for a speedy recovery!

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