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Kate

Samhain                                         Full Dark Moon Kate’s recovery has, as she expected, plateaued.  That means she’ll have time without the rapid gains she made over the last two weeks.  According to her, the physical gains will not be lost, but the hope … Continue reading

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A Good Day

Samhain                                     Full Dark Moon Rigel and Vega spent much of the day defending us from visiting neighborhood dogs.  Of course, thanks to our record setting fence-lines no battle could be joined, but jaw-boning was much in evidence.  This evening they … Continue reading

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Kate is home

Fall                              Waxing Dark Moon Hospitals are not homes.  Neither are they more than medically outfitted hotels.  Abbott-Northwestern is a good hospital, but the gap between a good hospital and a healing environment is vast.  Kate is now home, a healing … Continue reading

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Kate on Tuesday

Fall                                              New (Dark) Moon Back from the hospital to visit Kate.  She has the blue plastic line with its black plunger next to her at all times so she can get in the morphine drip for her current fifteen minute … Continue reading

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