[Elfsea] [Steppes] Requesting help
lady.annwn at gmail.com
Thu Aug 5 19:50:06 PDT 2010
John and I would be happy to do what we can! Would you rather do
things this weekend or next weekend? Perhaps we can coordinate a date
with many people to make things fast and easy for you guys :)
On Aug 5, 2010, at 8:43 AM, Vickie <arastya at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I need to ask a huge favor or help from our family and friends
> We are scheduled to move into our house in Haltom City by the 15th
> of August,
> and have to be out of our rental house in NE Arlington no later than
> the 15th.
> We didn't expect it to be a hard move or a huge deal and were going
> to do the
> moving by ourselves. Until this last few days that is.
> Jon got sick last week with severe stomach pains, after doctors not
> being able
> to figure out what it was they put him in the hospital on Tuesday.
> Late Tuesday
> afternoon they figured out it was gall stones and scheduled him for
> surgery on
> Wednesday morning. The surgeon was going to fit Jon into his
> surgeries between
> the others already scheduled, because the GI doctor said there were
> to many
> stones to wait. It was suppose to be a normal scope minimally
> invasive surgery,
> at least until the surgeon got inside and saw what he was looking
> at. The gall
> bladder was massively infected and filling with gangrene. The
> surgery was much
> longer than I expected so I sort of had an idea it was not going as
> The surgeon told me afterward that if the surgery had been delayed
> any longer
> the out come would have been much different than it ended up being.
> At this
> point they expect him to recover, but they say he is still not out
> of the woods,
> they are worried about post surgery complication and other issues.
> Jon will be
> in the hospital several more days even if everything goes right.
> So here is the favor I need to ask of people, with Jon not being
> able to help
> with the move at all now, I need to ask for volunteers who can come
> help me get
> our things over to the new house. We don't have a ton of things
> compared to
> most SCA households which is a good thing I guess. We had already
> moved all the
> craft, and fabric things over to the house prior to Jon's getting
> sick. I am
> going to try and get everything packed between now and the 14th. I
> am hoping I
> can get some volunteers to help me with getting the rest of our
> things moved
> over to the Haltom City house.
> If you think you might be able to help with this, I would really
> appreciate any
> and all help I can get. I know several of you are leaving for
> Pennsic in the
> next couple of days and won't be back in time to help, so I am not
> even sure who
> to ask for help which is why I am listing this general plea for help.
> Thanks so much in advance for all the help and support you are able
> to give.
> Mistress Asiya (formerly Arastya and before that Stasya)
> Vickie Bratcher
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