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Friday Night in Vevay...... (7/17)
 10/11/10 12:56pm
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OUCH!!!!
Dam!!!! That herts just lookin at it!
Hope it heals quickly. See what happens when youse young-uns git together with no supervision? Yeeeesh!Ouch


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Friday Night in Vevay...... (8/17)
 10/11/10 1:08pm
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and they thought the ZIP line was going to be dangerous ... add in the rear soaking on the Quack boats (me & Tux) and we had an eventful weekend.
 
ps - be sure to ask around about the various technical forums that were held ....
Friday Night in Vevay...... (9/17)
 10/11/10 4:44pm
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Trust me Joel, the picture does NOT do it justice.

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Friday Night in Vevay...... (10/17)
 10/11/10 10:40pm
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Looks amazingly enough like a certain writer's foot after certain pig lover decided to keep the aforementioned writer from leaving his room..."You co.ckadoody"!!!

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Friday Night in Vevay...... (11/17)
 10/12/10 9:42am
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Tom - How is Marilyn's ankle ??? Did the reset occur Monday ?
Friday Night in Vevay...... (12/17)
 10/12/10 8:36pm
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Status update.
 
Surgery is scheduled for Thursday.  Doctor says that he has to plate the outside bone, pin the inside  bone, and then screw the two together.  This will require that he removes the connecting screws in about 8 weeks.
Friday Night in Vevay...... (13/17)
 10/12/10 8:55pm
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I broke my ankle years ago and they put a rod on one side and a big ole Satinless wood screw on the other side.......I never let them back in.....still got that hardware today!

The fact that the bones are healing together every day....means they break it again, but she will be under when they do it. Hurts like heck!

Wish her a quick recovery...I feel for her in my ankle as I post this.....good luck.

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Friday Night in Vevay...... (14/17)
 10/13/10 10:24am
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Thanks for the update Tom. Give Marilyn a BIG HUG from all of us.
 
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Friday Night in Vevay...... (15/17)
 10/15/10 9:02pm
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WinkWinkWinkSurgery went well.  She is back home.  She now has more metal then a CHEVY....


Friday Night in Vevay...... (16/17)
 10/15/10 9:10pm
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Thanks for posting the pictures.  They will go in the collection!
 
Candi and I are glad to hear she's home.  Candi just showed me on the x-ray how and why the fibula broke.  Like I needed that.


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Friday Night in Vevay...... (17/17)
 10/15/10 10:22pm
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Ouch, man when I look at that my ankle shiversLOL Tom if Marilyn is like most women with shoes she may be buyin twice as many now...... My broken ankle has never gone back down to its original size, its always stayed swelled just a bit bigger. She may have to go up a 1/2 or full size on that foot.
We will have to compare scares at the next gatheringLOL
Glad it went well she'll be ready to rumble before you know it. Did they give her a walking cast?
Evil Smileebo


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