Tag Archives: recovery

Extra, Extra, Read All About It

Friends, I want you all to be sure to grab a copy of the Boston Globe on Sunday (September 22) and check out Cynthia Thomas’s story in the Globe Magazine.  It’s called “The Coat” and it’s about the way the … Continue reading

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[Post From Paul] Help! I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up!

You know, if you’re really lucky in life, you just might learn a thing or two.  A lot of folks, naturally, get to stay stupid forever — that’s no secret.  The intoxicating bliss of ignorance is everyone’s option, of course; … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] Home Again, Home Again

Make no mistake about it.  I’m beat.  Pam is beat.  Liqa is beat.  Just the same, though, we’re all home!!!! Turn’s out that Pam’s three day hospital stay was a two day stay.  Surprised?  I sure am!  Pleased?  Very much!  Pam … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 7:15 pm] Dahling, You Look Mahhhhvelous!!

Liqa and I got in to see Pam in the Neuro ICU.  She was beat, she was thirsty, she was hurting from the surgery, but she looked so strong.  We spoke for a short while and she was happy to … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 12:10 pm] In the Room the Women (and Men!) Come and Go

Well, to tell the truth, it’s been kind of a ‘house party’ here at the Bretholtz Center.  Folks are popping by to express their good wishes and confidence.  Confidence.  That seems to be the word of the day.  We’re all … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 9:36 am]. In God’s Hands

OK folks, get out your rosaries! (Note to non-Catholics: feel free to exude positive energy any way you like.) Pam was wheeled into the surgical room at precisely 9:30 and will be in surgery until 2pm, or 4, or 6 … Continue reading

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[Post From Paul] Surgery Wednesday

I’m just about to head out to Boston with Pam, but I want you all to know that Pam’s surgery with Dr. Johnson at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital has been scheduled for Wednesday, the day after tomorrow (Mar 13) … Continue reading

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