Monthly Archives: November 2011

Allowed Out On A Leash

It’s been a month since the bike tumble. No better time to venture out into the outside world for the first time. As I mentioned, Audrey, the Occupational Therapist, had declared the height of the step from our patio to … Continue reading

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Home!

I have finally made it home after 24 days in hospital. It’s hard to explain the mixture of emotions I felt. The strongest of course is euphoria at being reunited with my family but there is also apprehension. I mentioned … Continue reading

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My Fellow Patients

Being in┬áhospital for any length of time you get to know your fellow inmates (for that’s how it feels much if the time) intimately, sometimes too intimately. For the last couple of weeks our ward of five beds has not … Continue reading

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Hospital – Three Weeks In And Counting

From my previous post you will have gathered I am in hospital after a crash on my bike. Being in hospital for any extended period of time is a unique experience. You can see why it is beloved of soap … Continue reading

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It Never Rains………..

Someone said to me last week – have you broken a lot of mirrors lately? The reason is Karen was about to set off to come and see me on Wednesday when she got a call from school saying could … Continue reading

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Tempting Fate or Coming Back To Earth With A Crash

I was reminded by a friend that at the end of one of my last posts I was trying rather clumsily so refer back to the title of this blog by saying you never know what’s round the next bend. … Continue reading

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