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post #1 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 03:44 AM Thread Starter
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Yep...I got a phone call today. I've been booked as an emergent case first thing monday morning I've got a loose screw that needs to come out ASAP. That would explain why I have been so sore for the last couple weeks, go figure.
I was supposed to fly out on vacation for 2 weeks on sunday, I guess I'll be staying home now.

Wish me luck
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post #2 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 04:54 AM
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There's not a whole lot worse than having a screw loose! Good luck with that.
And heck...you didn't want to leave on vacation, anyway.....





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post #3 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 06:17 AM
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Wow. At first I thought you were joking about the loose screw. I wish you luck and hope everything turns out okay. Where is this screw located?

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Good luck!

Did you get trip cancellation insurance?
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post #5 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 09:37 AM
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I could have told you that you had a loose screw... and I'm not even a doctor!

KIDDING! I hope it go's well... keep us informed...

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I could have told you that you had a loose screw... and I'm not even a doctor!
You know what they say OLD Farmpony....takes one to know one.

Hahahahahahahahahahaha
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post #7 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 11:36 AM
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Kelly, I wish you a speedy recovery and lots of good ju-ju!!! (OK, I have to admit, the loose screw part had me giggling a little...)

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post #8 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 12:40 PM
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Blessings and prayers headed your way, watch for feathers!

May all your screws be tight and hold fast, and speedy recovery!!

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post #9 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 12:49 PM
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You know, the several times we have talked on the phone, I have always hung up thinking "That girl has a screw loose!" lol JOKING!

You know you'll be in my thoughts. Keep us posted.

Toooooo bad about the vacation, there will always be another time.

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post #10 of 25 Old 02-07-2009, 01:46 PM Thread Starter
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Come on! You all knew I had a loose screw, not news to anyone thank you so much everyone for all the support. A blessing is disguise really to get this done so quickly just wasn't expecting it.
I didn't have insurance on the plane ticket but was able to guilt the operator into giving me a refund back(another blessing really). I guess I'll have to trut my butt in California some other time

Thank you for all the support everyone, you are all fantastic (as always) one of those weeks it seems.
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