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Blog Posted:3/14/2017 10:09:00 AM

this is a little embarrassing, but last week i fell. i fall alot with my crippled leg. but trying to breake my fall i tried to catch myself and broke my right wrisr. i am right handed. i used to type with 2 fingers but now limited to only one. i will not be posting, commenting or answering soupmails for 6 weeks. i am sorry to all who have written or commented and did not recieve an answer. hopefully i won'y be falling again, at least for 6 wks. thnank you to all who have written in concern.

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Date: 4/11/2017 11:57:00 PM
Been 5 weeks, Danny. You getting warmed up? : )
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Date: 4/7/2017 1:03:00 PM
...thinking of you DT :-) hope you are healing well and buddy hasn't relegated you to the backyard so he can sleep on the couch in peace..lol lynnxx
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Date: 4/5/2017 7:36:00 PM
Just saw this - hope you heal quickly.
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Date: 4/4/2017 3:55:00 PM
3 weeks, Danny - hope things are going well for you.
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Date: 3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM
Get well soon Daniel......I was away for sometime...just came to know about your fall...take care my friend.
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Date: 3/30/2017 6:16:00 AM
I've missed you little buddy, thought I was the only one who hobbles around. Hope to see you back real soon. I need you here to keep me honest, Charlie...
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Date: 3/26/2017 10:52:00 PM
...back to see how you are faring on the ol homestead :-) its been a bit over a week and I was thinking of you. I hope you are Zen and not grouchy...lol..learning lots of fabulous new things about yourself and rediscovering wonderful gems that may have gathered dust over the years.:-) Happy Spring DT...be well :-) lynn
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Date: 3/21/2017 7:04:00 PM
Sorry you are out of action, Daniel: I have been away a lot myself due to renovating. I miss reading and writing but sometimes real life takes automatic precedence. Sending healing thoughts. SuZ
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Date: 3/21/2017 2:26:00 PM
Danny, hope things are getting better for you. A week has passed since you posted. For a busted wrist, 6 weeks sounds pretty fast, good luck and I hope that comes true. I won't make any really smart-A$$ comments since if you're down to one finger you'd probably show me the middle one. : p
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Date: 3/18/2017 11:40:00 AM
Hi Daniel, I'm sorry to read about your fall. I'm sending healing prayers for a quick recovery. Get plenty of rest. PS isn't going anywhere...hugs :)
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Date: 3/17/2017 8:33:00 AM
Hi Daniel, I get that 'falling' thing. I do that at night from my bed 0.o I am really sorry this happened to you, and yeah I missed you already. Please be well, and we will all be waiting for you when you return. Take care, Darren
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Date: 3/16/2017 5:39:00 PM
Speedy recovery my friend
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Date: 3/16/2017 4:36:00 PM
Hi Daniel, I was wondering where you were. Take care of yourself. I wish you a speedy recovery: -) Alexis
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Date: 3/16/2017 3:42:00 PM
- Sad to hear ... take care of yourself - Get well soon, Daniel - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 3/16/2017 3:12:00 PM
Gonna get a couple other old crows (or maybe a bottle of it) and hold court - try you in absentia. ; )
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Date: 3/16/2017 7:09:00 AM
Mend well and quickly, Danny. If you have a recorder, save your poetic thoughts until you can type.
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Date: 3/15/2017 11:19:00 PM
Daniel sorry to hear about your injury. Please take care and hope you get well soon. All the best!!
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Date: 3/15/2017 7:48:00 PM
Take care of yourself, Daniel, and wishing you a speedy recovery, and full use of your writing (and walking) skills. Best healing wishes to you!
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Date: 3/15/2017 6:08:00 PM
Oh, no! Couldn't have happened to a better poet. I fell two days before Christmas (fortunately not on my head or hands), and was sore for a month. I commiserate with all who fall. Keep your chin up.
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Date: 3/15/2017 12:00:00 PM
Sorry about your fall Daniel..get well soon
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Date: 3/15/2017 10:21:00 AM
Why in the world did you wanna do that? You know my Mom just did that, in January, and has had no fun with it, at all! I don't know which finger you are typing with, but keep it clean and know that healing prayers are raining down in Arkansas! I miss you when your light isn't on at Soup! Hugs, Danny ... CayCay
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Date: 3/15/2017 10:09:00 AM
Daniel, so sorry to hear about your fall, I did the same thing once, I fell off my bike and raised my right arm to protect my face CRUNCH broke it in two places...and I am right handed too..it was awful..it was a struggle to even dress..love
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Date: 3/15/2017 8:05:00 AM
aw sorry to hear about this Daniel. I hope you'll heal quickly and be back to writing soon. Hugs
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Date: 3/15/2017 5:24:00 AM
It could happen to anyone. Take care, and rest that hand. PS will still be here when you're all better. Big hugs :) xx
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Date: 3/15/2017 2:33:00 AM
Ouch.... Danny, do what you gotta do, Big Welcome back in store for you whenever. : )
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Date: 3/14/2017 9:56:00 PM
heal up Daniel, down time will give you time to just relax...maybe catch up on some politics..it's getting funnier every day
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Date: 3/14/2017 8:49:00 PM
Ouch...take good care of yourself, no heroics now...keep buddy close:-) ...sending lots of positive healing thoughts and energy to you :-) lynn
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Date: 3/14/2017 7:12:00 PM
Oh, Daniel, I'm so sorry... I have balance problems so there have been a few times I have fallen very hard hubby panics... , but I have a guardian angel always padding my falls. Please heal and we all understand.... Hugs sweet friend...
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Date: 3/14/2017 7:10:00 PM
I'm so sorry about your fall, Daniel, and hope you recover quickly...I enjoy your poetry and hearing from you! God bless :)
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Date: 3/14/2017 6:49:00 PM
Thanks for letting us know, Daniel. I was wondering where you are. I hope you get better soon. So sorry that you took a spill. My thoughts are with you, dear.
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Date: 3/14/2017 5:12:00 PM
VERY SORRY TO HEAR OF YOUR MISFORTUNE MY FRIEND.. WE OLDER DOGS GOT TO BE CAREFUL. Our bodies don't spring back like when we were young and full of piss and vinegar. Take it easy my friend, we understand..
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Date: 3/14/2017 5:01:00 PM
Oh ..I do hope you get better soon ..you will.A week before Christmas I was moving to fast and fell as well.It can happen to anyone..no need to be embarassed.I twisted two ankles amd sprained two ligaments..Did about six weeks inside...but they passed..And yours will pass too I am sure..Think of this time as a time to rest.. Im gomma pray for you..Take care dear friend...Sending you a smile.. ):
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Charmaine Chircop
Date: 3/14/2017 5:04:00 PM
He cant understand how I twisted both at one go.. I meant below..I replied..Next time I ll tfy to twist them one after the other :) :)Smiles.
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Date: 3/14/2017 5:03:00 PM
My doctor still cant understand how I managed to twist both ankles and sprain too ligaments..It was like a ballerina squatting on to.the ground and not.standing up.. :)I cried with pain..and laughed with my silliness :)
Date: 3/14/2017 3:32:00 PM
I am so sorry about this, Daniel. I did not realize how bad things were for you even before the fall. And guess what? I have sprained my hand somehow. So I can type but I can't lift heavy things and do certain movements with right hand. It's awful to not have full use of one's hand that is the primary hand. I feel your pain!
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Date: 3/14/2017 11:34:00 AM
Get well soon Daniel:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 3/14/2017 11:02:00 AM
Really sorry, Daniel. That must be so frustrating for you. Take care. // Barry
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