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hello again #9: spending to much time in the house

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Blog entry by Jim Earl posted 1912 days ago 702 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 8: I'm back for a while Part 9 of hello again series Part 10: I hope I can stay on this time »

Well They did it to me, I told my family that if I ever got to a point of having to be hokkedup to a machine to keep going not to do it. Well I,m hooked up to an oxygen machine 24 hrs a day. 3 weeks ago my lungs give out and quit working. rushed to the horsepitol they found a rather large mass wich is still not been identified until I get a little stronger. I,m at home and have been in this house for over a week, this hose restricts me from going out side. I,m doijng alot better now. still hard to breath but getting better. its summer time and I plan on setting me up a shop and start building things. hope to see you al soon. best wishes to all of you. JIM

-- Jim Earl http://www.myspace.com/earle5



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lew

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#1 posted 1912 days ago

We are praying for you.

Lew and Mimi

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

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Woodwrecker

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#2 posted 1912 days ago

Hang in there Jim.
Better days are coming.

-- Having fun...Eric

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patron

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#3 posted 1912 days ago

thanks for sharing ,
prayers are with you !
my sister has been hooked up to the hose for years now ,
but her brain works just fine , so im greatfull .
.
we got to live life where we can find it !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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grizzman

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#4 posted 1912 days ago

THINGS LIKE THIS HAPPEN TO EVERYONE, YOU DO THE BEST YOU CAN AND FIND A DIFFRENT WAY TO DO WHAT YOU WANT TO DO….AN EFFORT IS NEVER TO SMALL, YOU MADE THE EFFORT…MAKE SOME WOOD DUST..TRY CARVING WITH A NICE KNIFE AND MAKE SOMETHING FOR SOMEONE YOU LOVE…..GIFTS ARE THE BEST…....GRIZZMAN

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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bamasawduster

314 posts in 2218 days


#5 posted 1912 days ago

Hey, Jim, hang in there dude and like the griz said, make the most of it. I stayed a little down in the dumps for a while for having to come home from Venezuela. But if I hadn’t, I would have never gotten into woodwork, nor would I have become associated with LJs. An awesome bunch to be associated with and have praying for you. Rest assured, lots of us are doing that and hoping to see small projects from you real soon.

Blessings,

-- Gary, Huntsville. Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do.

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SCOTSMAN

5347 posts in 2209 days


#6 posted 1912 days ago

I am so sorry to hear of your health problems I hope it does not dissipate your spirit too much and hope with the lords help you will start to improve Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Napaman

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#7 posted 1911 days ago

hang in there…this is a hurdle…but it will get better…patience…your family needs you to hang in there…you can do it!!!

matt

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 1911 days ago

hang in there Jim you have lots Ljers pulling for you

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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woodnut

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#9 posted 1911 days ago

Jim hang tough and show us what a great carver you are. That is an art I would love to learn. Be strong and get better. Our prayers are with you.

-- F.Little

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cheller

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#10 posted 1911 days ago

Sorry to hear about your troubles. I’ll be holding you in the light.

-- Chelle http://artsgranddaughter.blogspot.com

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