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What’s it like…?

….To live without such fear? I don’t know if I can remember….This morning Nick was finally sleeping so peacefully…..that I am freaking out looking for his chest to be moving up and down. Was he BREATHING??? Last night, I spent … Continue reading

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Friday…..

From my archives: Day of surgery….(Thursday Oct 23rd) Okay. I can breathe again. Nick came through surgery very well. When Doc Joe¬† met me in the consultation room….he was smiling. He thinks he got it all. And it doesn’t look … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at home…….

….Matteo is there. Matteo is our Italian son. He came over as an exchange student in Aug 2014 and immediately became one of the family. My family fell in love with this wonderful young man and adopted him….as he did … Continue reading

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Thursday dawns bright and early……ugh

I was up and back to the hospital by 7:30am. Nick was scheduled to leave his room at 8am. Needless to say we were both pretty nervous and held each other as long as we could. I know how simple … Continue reading

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Wednesday… and … the biopsy results are in…..

I guess we knew it was cancer before the camera and the biopsy. Something that had just been tickling the backs of our minds ever since the pain hit SO hard on the way home Monday. Nick told me before … Continue reading

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Back in the ER Tuesday morning….

Nick managed to walk out to the car on his own. Which was amazing considering how poorly he slept – sitting upright (which was basically not at all). It’s so hard not to drive like a maniac when your man … Continue reading

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The week from hell……….

And I do mean the week from hell. Sunday was good. Nick and I had ‘The Sunday Stroll’ to raise money for Operation Homefront. We did good…but that’s a whole nudder blog…. Monday: Nick goes in and has surgery to … Continue reading

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