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#1 kareng

 
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Posted 24 December 2010 - 12:47 PM

A CHRISTMAS NOTE FROM MOM



Dear Darling Son and That Person You Married:

Merry Christmas to you and please don't worry. I'm just fine considering that I can't breathe or eat. The important thing is that you have a nice holiday, thousands of miles away from your ailing mother. I've sent along my last ten dollars in this card, which I hope you'll spend on my grandchildren. God knows their mother never buys them anything nice. They look so thin in their pictures, poor babies.

Thank you so much for the Christmas flowers, dear boy. I put them in the freezer so they'll stay fresh for my grave. Which reminds me -- we buried Grandma last week. I know she died years ago, but I got to yearning for a good funeral so Aunt Viola and I dug her up and had the services all over again. I would have invited you but I know that woman you live with would have never let you come. I bet she's never even watched that videotape of my hemorrhoid surgery, has she?

Well son, it's time for me to crawl off to bed now. I lost my cane beating off muggers last week, but don't you worry about me. I'm also getting used to the cold since they turned my heat off and am grateful because the frost on my bed numbs the constant pain. Now don't you even think about sending any more money because I know you need it for those expensive family vacations you take every year. Give my love to my darling grandbabies and my regards to whatever-her-name-is -- the one with the black roots who stole you screaming from my bosom.

Merry Christmas.

Love, Mom



Thought some of you might appreciate this.
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“One can never have enough socks," said Dumbledore. "Another Christmas has come and gone and I didn't get a single pair. People will insist on giving me books.”  - J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone
 
 
 
 
 

 


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#2 Wolicki

 
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Posted 24 December 2010 - 02:19 PM

Bwahhhhahhahahhhaaa! Hey, I know her :D Thanks for posting!
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#3 jerseyangel

 
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Posted 24 December 2010 - 03:20 PM

Hee!! Good one Kerrighne ;)
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#4 ravenwoodglass

 
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Posted 25 December 2010 - 03:46 AM

This was great!!!! Although gullible me thought it was a real 'letter' at first. :lol: :lol: :lol:
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"I will try again tommorrow" (Mary Anne Radmacher)


celiac 49 years - Misdiagnosed for 45
Blood tested and repeatedly negative
Diagnosed by Allergist with elimination diet and diagnosis confirmed by GI in 2002
Misdiagnoses for 15 years were IBS-D, ataxia, migraines, anxiety, depression, fibromyalgia, parathesias, arthritis, livedo reticularis, hairloss, premature menopause, osteoporosis, kidney damage, diverticulosis, prediabetes and ulcers, dermatitis herpeformis
All bold resoved or went into remission with proper diagnosis of Celiac November 2002
Some residual nerve damage remains as of 2006- this has continued to resolve after eliminating soy in 2007

Mother died of celiac related cancer at 56
Twin brother died as a result of autoimmune liver destruction at age 15

Children 2 with Ulcers, GERD, Depression, , 1 with DH, 1 with severe growth stunting (male adult 5 feet)both finally diagnosed Celiac through blood testing and 1 with endo 6 months after Mom


Positive to Soy and Casien also Aug 2007

Gluten Sensitivity Gene Test Aug 2007
HLA-DQB1 Molecular analysis, Allele 1 0303

HLA-DQB1 Molecular analysis, Allele 2 0303

Serologic equivalent: HLA-DQ 3,3 (Subtype 9,9)

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Posted 12 February 2011 - 03:01 PM

I am reading this in Feb. and laughing my butt off...My MIL could have written this! Thanks for the giggle...it's freezing cold and snowing and I needed a good laugh!!
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Posted 12 February 2011 - 05:17 PM

This was great!!!! Although gullible me thought it was a real 'letter' at first.


Holy hell...... . . .. ..'tis real.... . . . . . . .I KNOW I have gotten that letter. .. .. . ... .


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#7 plantime

 
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Posted 13 February 2011 - 05:32 PM

That looks like a letter my mom would have sent me!
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Posted 13 February 2011 - 05:43 PM

Holy hell...... . . .. ..'tis real.... . . . . . . .I KNOW I have gotten that letter. .. .. . ... .


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:lol: Tis true fer sure, Em!! :lol:
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