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right-handed-pitcher-mdThought to just check in as it has been some time since we last got together here.

Been pretty hectic what with kids finishing school and all.

However, the major event has been the very sudden serious illness of my mother-in-law who for the past week has been engaged in battle with flesh-eating disease.

What a surreal experience.

My wife Katie has been remarkable and a huge support to her dad.

Don’t have many observations at this point save to deliver one little piece of advice – wear good gloves when gardening. A little puncture can wreak havoc.

One other observation – the likelihood of contracting this disease is about the same as getting struck by lightning or winning the lottery. Either is preferable.

Let’s talk soon when I’ve more brain matter functioning.

Hope all in this community are well!

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  1. Profile photo of Richard

    Don, I am so sorry to hear about your mother in laws issue. Here’s hoping there is a light at the end of the tunnel and that you get good news soon. Our thoughts go out to your wife and father in law and our prayers to your mother in law. Good Luck

  2. Profile photo of Denise

    Oh, Don, I am so sorry. I’ll add my wishes to Richard–I hope your mother-in-law has the speediest of recoveries.

    Thanks so much for letting us know. We’re thinking of all of you.

  3. Profile photo of Sue

    Sorry to hear about this Don. I hope they can get it under control quickly.

  4. Profile photo of atisMOM

    Sending wishes for her speedy recovery and better days real soon:)

  5. Profile photo of Pegi

    So sorry to hear about your mother in law, hope they get it under control soon. We’re all here for you. Keeping you and your family n my prayers.

  6. Profile photo of ejourneys

    I’m sorry to hear about your mother-in-law and hope for a speedy recovery. Am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.


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