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Blog entry by Karson posted 03-29-2009 03:01 AM 989 reads 0 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’d been to try and call JockMike2 for the last few days and I never got an answer. They had disconnected their home phone and were only using cell phones. And it was never answered.

He had surgery on Wed and they removed his pancreas and a lot of fat around it. He was in a lot of pain and had a tube down his throat since then. He got it out today and he called me.

I got the call sanding in the line at the Chantilly Woodworking show, We talked for a while. He had been in a lot of pain, but he is feeling better.

He wanted me to thank all of you for your prayers for his surgery. He said that he is going to the Dr on Monday to find out if they got it all.

So please keep him in your prayers.

Let me know if you’d like to contact him. He’s not sure when he will be able to get back on-line. I hope it is soon.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †



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Napaman

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#1 posted 03-29-2009 03:04 AM

thanks for the update Karson…please keep us posted…

GET WELL MIKE…we love you!!!

Our thoughts and prayers are with you…

Matt

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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lew

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#2 posted 03-29-2009 03:22 AM

Thanks, Karson.

If you talk to him and his family, tell them we are praying for them.

Lew and Mimi

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 03-29-2009 03:38 AM

Thanks for the update. Please send him my well-wishes for a quick recovery.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#4 posted 03-29-2009 03:38 AM

I had not heard anything about him. Sounds real serious. What was the surgery for ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#5 posted 03-29-2009 03:46 AM

Please convey my best wishes for a speedy recovery.

-- Praki, Aspiring Woodworker

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#6 posted 03-29-2009 03:47 AM

Please send my thoughts as well. Thanks for letting us know Karson.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#7 posted 03-29-2009 03:59 AM

My thought as prayers are with our friend.

-- Trevor Premer Head Termite and Servant to the Queen - Heirloom Woodworking

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#8 posted 03-29-2009 04:11 AM

Thanks for the update, Karson.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#9 posted 03-29-2009 04:17 AM

Thanks Karson.

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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#10 posted 03-29-2009 04:33 AM

Best wishes for a very speedy recovery , Mike !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#11 posted 03-29-2009 06:02 AM

This is the first I’ve heard of it. Thanks for the update Karson!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#12 posted 03-29-2009 06:12 AM

Get well soon mike!

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#13 posted 03-29-2009 10:21 AM

Thanks for letting us know Karson. Best wishes, Mike, from Yorkshire!

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business. http://www.folksy.com/shops/TreeGems

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#14 posted 03-29-2009 03:01 PM

Take care Buddy!

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#15 posted 03-29-2009 03:09 PM

Gary and Dan, he posted last week that he was going in for cancer surgery. You both must have missed the post. Thanks Karson for the update. Tell him that we are all praying and pulling for him. Get well soon Mike and we look forward to having you back on LJ.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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