Monday, May 20, 2013

The Anti-Meetup


Taken May 2, 2013.

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4 comments:

  1. Morning all. Hope today is the start of a good week.

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  2. Woke up at 5 this a.m. with a bloody nose (and no, Nicky, this is not a curse word...at least, not in this usage! ::g::) - so yeah, that's a good start to my week. /sarcasm

    I did, however, spend a lovely weekend doing very little. Looking forward to extended weekend coming up (Memorial Day).

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  3. Afternoon. I didn't realize how late it was.

    Hope that you are having a better day, Maria. I hate bloody noses.

    Somehow, all the blogs that had disappeared from my main page have magically reappeared. I guess I wasn't supposed to read them over the weekend.

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  4. Good morning everyone!

    It's going to be hot today. 89F today and 90F tomorrow. Then thankfully we'll be back down into the mid-80's by mid-week.

    Maria I'm with dina, hope your day is better. Dina I had a blog at one time and I haven't put anything on it since 2010. I checked to see and I don't know why, but it's still there. One thing that surprised me is I have one of those maps at the bottom that shows what country that people are from that look at your blog. It looks like I was visited from all over the world. :)

    I hadn't been feeling too well lately, but once I did with my luck I ended up burning the heck out of my right wrist and hand. It was so bad I ended up going to the E.R. The pain was one thing, but I was more worried about infection. Not trying to sound gross, but I have areas where there's no skin. So I sat in the E.R. waiting room for 2 hours and finally got in. The nurse asked me all these questions off a checklist and then the Dr. finally came in. I had my wrist and hand wrapped up and he didn't even ask to see the burn. He asked what happened and I told him it was a boiling water burn and how bad the burn was. He told me it's a water burn and they heal fast, no problem. Then he left. The nurse finally looked at the wound and redressed it and gave me a script for a silver sulfadiazine cream (it appears I got the industrial size jar) to put on it. After all that waiting and the burn and everything else, I sort of felt - I don't know. I know it wasn't a good experience. Anyway I saw my GP this morning and he prescribed some antibiotics and other stuff and he was surprised the E.R. Dr. didn't. I used to work in hospital E.R.'s in the early to mid 70's. I was thinking I hope I was more compassionate and had more empathy than those people did. However, after working in hospitals I can remember the mind set hospital personnel got into. Some care, to some it's just a job, and to some they could care less one way or the other. I've kept reminding myself that somethings just don't change.

    Well I hope everyone has a good week started and take care.

    Whit

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