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Where The Popsicles Are-108

Role reversal. Earlier this year I had been diagnosed with an enlarged Thyroid, and subsequently hypothyroidism. My surgeon, Bill Altringer had taken a couple of needle biopsies, which showed “atypical cells.” That was good news, but Bill had told me … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-67

“How’s my hair?” The atmosphere in Joanie’s room was muted that morning. Both of us were aware that we were entering into an unknown area. The only constant that remained was her attitude that this was going to end up … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-57

The last disappointment of 1998. I got to the hospital around a quarter to six on Thursday morning. Joanie was already awake, and nurses were making last minute arrangements before we would head down to the pre op area. They … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-32

“It’s time to go.” A large city at five o’clock in the morning is a quite different place than it will be in just two more hours. The city is just beginning to stir in the dark light before dawn, … Continue reading

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