I'm back....barely

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by retiredTxfeeder, Nov 25, 2014.

  1. retiredTxfeeder

    retiredTxfeeder cap'n crunch

    I've been in the hospital for 21 days. Almost bought the farm. Not gonna bore you with details. I am soooo glad to be out of the hospital and eating hospital food. My first stop was sonic lol. Glad to be back. Don't take anything for granted. It can go from good to bad in a heartbeat. rob.
     
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  2. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    My thoughts and prayers for your health and recovery!
     
  3. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Mine as well.
     
  4. ZQXC

    ZQXC Guest

    We are thankful that you are still with us.
     
  5. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    Glad your health is back on track.
     
  6. Welcome back,Feeder!
     
  7. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.

    Glad you're alright!

    Whatever you did, don't do it again.;)
     
  8. Chasing young women?
     
  9. Big Arrow Down...D

    Big Arrow Down...D Leave the gun,take the cannoli

    Don't let em keep all that pension money.....be well
     
  10. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    No more Viagra and Cialis at the same time!
     
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  11. cheryl

    cheryl I started this. Staff Member

    Welcome back. 21 days is a long time. I hear what you're saying.

    Never take anything for granted. It can all be gone in the blink of an eye.
     
  12. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    Good to hear the worst is over!
    Hope you are 100% soon!
    Great to know you will be at home for Thanksgiving!
     
  13. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Great to hear BOSSMAN, always good to hear that our fellow brownies are doing well :happy2:
     
  14. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt You can call me Chappy Staff Member

    Welcome Back!

     
  15. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Now that you have had your Sonic go on a good drunk----you deserve it-------then start taking care of yourself
     
  16. retiredTxfeeder

    retiredTxfeeder cap'n crunch

    haha I don't drink, but if I did, I would have a hard time getting drunk. I'm only allowed 1 litre of liquids a day because of my kidney damage. got to admit I am fudging a little bit on the liquids. I think they are giving me lasix for shedding liquids. My throat is bone dry all the time. At least they are coming back and I won't have to have dylasis anymore. My dog growled at me when I came in the door. Maybe she didn't recognize me with the oxygen hoses on my face. At least she didn't bite me and started wagging her tail when she heard my voice.
     
  17. joeboodog

    joeboodog good people drink good beer

    Glad you are back and on the mend. Hope you are well soon.
     
  18. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Get well(100%) soon feedah! Watch out for any rogue rookie feeder drivers coming to visit you, never know what they may slip in your food or drink to finish you off!
     
  19. raceanoncr

    raceanoncr Well-Known Member

    Wow! Rough trip, eh? Good to hear you're on the mend. Take care, our friend.
     
  20. retiredTxfeeder

    retiredTxfeeder cap'n crunch

    you know, you don't realize how many people you touch. My son, who still works in the feeder department gets 4 or 5 drivers a day stopping him on the yard and wishing me well. Some I don't know from Adam. Had a dozen phone calls from other drivers from the past. I even had a manager stop by my room one Sunday for almost 2 hours to chat. The guy was probably my favorite when I was a driver. If you went to the guy with a problem, he WOULD look into it and get back to you. That and the fact I was desperate to talk to another person. haha It was so important to me to be home for Thanksgiving, even though we are planning a scaled down version this year instead of traveling to my BIL's as usual. Just wife, son and myself. My daughter has to work up in Dallas, so she can't be here, but she came down for a week during my stay and we will see her and her hubby Christmas. I hate to admit it, but I'm crying as I type this. errr, no, really, it's just something in my eye. I AM so blessed. I have not been a member here for very long, but I find that you are like a second family to me, and I thank you for all your kind words, thoughts, and prayers. rob
     
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