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  1. #26118
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    Well my 2 year old has surgery In an hour, seems like this thread is a good place to share something like that!

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    I'll say a prayer for him.
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    Thank you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by fcs View Post
    morning all
    Andy's back in school and I'm shot
    'Mornin' Bret.. Yikes, you need to transfer the kid to another school Good morning gents. Joe, your kid's at an age when they can go through a lot and bounce back quick; plus, there will be a lot of prayers and good wishes coming from us. Hang in there.

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    The only scary part is putting him under, I'm sure it will be fine though thanks.

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    Joe.....you never stop worrying....at any age when you're a Dad......we're supposed to 'defend' them from all of the bad stuff in the world......but you do find a way to deal with it......and here is a good place....As MR said......there is a lot of good strength coming at you from this thread.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug Lockhart View Post
    Joe.....you never stop worrying....at any age when you're a Dad......we're supposed to 'defend' them from all of the bad stuff in the world......but you do find a way to deal with it......and here is a good place....As MR said......there is a lot of good strength coming at you from this thread.....
    You don't understand what it's like until you have a kid. They finally took him in 20 minutes ago for hernia surgery, I'm sure everything will be ok, my wife is the one who gets really scared lol.

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    Yah Joe, I hear you........
    Brenda had to go in for nasty surgery about 2 years ago......it was 3-5 hours and I was to 'stay out of the hospital'.
    Soooo, I usually mountain bike on that day but I had a torn up thumb that was operated on.....so I 'walked' the normal bike ride that would have taken me 3-3.5 hours....in under 3! Just a little nervous energy......
    What's your little guy's name....?
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    mourning Bret & all...yes Doug it's hard not to think of bad things that may happen in our children"s life..my son has served 4 duty's in Iraq and he'll be getting out soon. I'm glad this has come to an end for his service and I know it will be challenging for us all but we're strong and faith and prayers will help. Joe your son is young and he'll heal but this is a part of living and we pray it'll pass soon for you and your family. Stay strong I know you can.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug Lockhart View Post
    Yah Joe, I hear you........
    Brenda had to go in for nasty surgery about 2 years ago......it was 3-5 hours and I was to 'stay out of the hospital'.
    Soooo, I usually mountain bike on that day but I had a torn up thumb that was operated on.....so I 'walked' the normal bike ride that would have taken me 3-3.5 hours....in under 3! Just a little nervous energy......
    What's your little guy's name....?
    His name is Noah. He is the one in the picture holding the bird a few pages back. I'm glad all went well for Brenda also, it's amazing how your nerves can make you feel and speed you up lol, my wife was shaking when we handed him off, I'm sure for mom things are worse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by A/C guy's chick View Post
    mourning Bret & all...yes Doug it's hard not to think of bad things that may happen in our children"s life..my son has served 4 duty's in Iraq and he'll be getting out soon. I'm glad this has come to an end for his service and I know it will be challenging for us all but we're strong and faith and prayers will help. Joe your son is young and he'll heal but this is a part of living and we pray it'll pass soon for you and your family. Stay strong I know you can.
    My brother did 2 years In iraq and he is in Afghanistan now as a private contractor. I can relate to your situation and its not fun.

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    He has been in the Army sense out of high school. He'll retire with a medical discharge. His PTSD is pretty bad but being in the Army 15 years has not been fun & games going back & forth, back & forth to fight this war is to say at least it'll be over for him soon. How's the operation going Joe ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by A/C guy's chick View Post
    He has been in the Army sense out of high school. He'll retire with a medical discharge. His PTSD is pretty bad but being in the Army 15 years has not been fun & games going back & forth, back & forth to fight this war is to say at least it'll be over for him soon. How's the operation going Joe ?
    My brother went in 10 years ago for at least 6 years. His attitude is different after war, very short temper with anger at small issues.
    We are waiting for him to get out which should be any time now.

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