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Re: [at-l] not trail related, but life related...
A goal for the long haul is what we are all use to here and your Dad has
come thru his long haul with flying colors. Keep up the good work.
richard mann wrote:
> for two years my father has had to endure four operations, much pain, and a
> large number of health care professionals that, in the course of doing their
> job, intruded greatly in his life, and the life of my mother. we all never
> knew whether my father would loose his feet, or, if he kept his feet,
> whether he would ever walk again. his mantra throughout this whole ordeal
> has been, "when can i get out on the golf course again?" today, he hauled
> his frail body into the front seat of the car, and we drove to a local
> course, where we played nine holes of golf. my father, a very happy man, is
> now in bed recovering from this blessed event. he may sleep until
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