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Memorable Birthday Moment

My doctor and another colleague and several nurses and other staff people came in my room bearing jello with a candle in it and sang happy birthday to me. I thought that was very sweet - and a good way to end a 3 day fast.  :-)

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angus_honey
Dec. 21st, 2013 08:22 pm (UTC)
Oh dear! Hope you're feeling better now...silly doctor not to have insurance and ignore your symptoms until they become critical... Will the insurance cover you for a pre-existing condition...I hope so!

Have a good Christmas and leave all the butter, cream and pastries alone and stick to bland foods... yeah well...at least try! (Although I'm sure you will since this has been a warning across your bows...or even bowels....he he he!)

Merry Christmas!!
antesqueluz
Dec. 22nd, 2013 05:35 am (UTC)
Thanks, dear. And yes, I won't be able to enjoy the eggnog this year. :-(. It was quite the warning this time.


Our healthcare system kinda sucks. Unless my employer provides health insurance I'm unable to buy any because I am actuarially unsuitable - insurers don't want to cover me. I literally couldn't buy an individual policy. Things are changing with the ACA, but it's not a perfect fix. It will at lease force the 3rd part payers to cover preexisting conditions, so that's good.

Happy Christmas! Eat some sweets for me!
f_m_r_l
Dec. 21st, 2013 09:40 pm (UTC)
Hope your birthday has been as delightful as possible, and that you have a splendid Christmas.
f_m_r_l
Dec. 21st, 2013 09:46 pm (UTC)
Unbirthday party in March? Everyone needs something to celebrate in March that doesn't involve green beer.
antesqueluz
Dec. 22nd, 2013 05:37 am (UTC)
Thank you so much, dear. And I'll take the unbirthday party idea under advisement. Once my gallbladder's out I should definitely celebrate!
severina2001
Dec. 22nd, 2013 12:19 am (UTC)
Awwww, how sweet!
mrasaki
Dec. 22nd, 2013 03:51 am (UTC)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! <3
antesqueluz
Dec. 22nd, 2013 05:37 am (UTC)
Thank you! Certainly a birthday I won't forget!
owensheart
Dec. 22nd, 2013 09:38 am (UTC)
Oh my are you in Hospital, hope you feel better soon.
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