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Just checkin in.....

Post by dasmokeryaget » Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:53 am

Just returned from Spring outages at the nukuler
Lectricity Makin factories in South GA and MI in June. Long cold as a bastard spring in Michigan.

I got back in early June.

I feel blessed that I was even able to work. Last fall I took a modersackle trip through the Badlands, The Black Hills, Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial and all that good stuff, camping out along the way.

I noticed I was feeling weak and winded, so I came back home, making it back just before Tgiving.

I started having fevers, chest pain and I couldn't breath. Long story short, they found an infection in around my lungs (not in). At the same time I was having hiatal hernia problems and an ulcer. Ended up in ER twice and they sent me to a cardiologist.

She set me up for emergency, stress test, sonogram and CT scan that day. Drs were convinced I could have a heart attack any moment. Enlarged heart, fluid, all the signs of immediate heart failure.

By the time I went for all the tests I was feeling no pain, I could breath etc. Every last test came out negative. Drs called it a miracle. I think so. All the credit goes to God.

Two weeks later I was released to go back to work.
Both nuclear plant outages happened to be more strenuous than the usual. Lots of scaffold climbing, very hot conditions, highly stressful etc.

I haven't had any sign of trouble.

Right after I got home, tornado hit my town and a micro burst took out three huge trees in the yard. I've been running chainsaws and splitting huge trunks for fire wood, nonstop mowing all that. Plus doing a lot of vehicle, tractor and mower maintenance and repair.

Otherwise, I've been taking some time to do some recording, relaxing with a pipe, a few modersackle rides and some fishing. I'll be putting out some new music soon.

My bird up and died suddenly but the dog and the wife are fine.

So what the heck has everyone else been doing?

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Post by wosbald » Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:26 am

+JMJ+
FredS wrote:
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Yo.
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Post by Stanley76 » Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:41 am

Howdy, good to see you again. I was here back in 2011 using the name Stan. You mailed me some PS LBF. I'm glad that the Lord healed you and glad to see you.
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Post by sweetandsour » Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:20 am

Glad you're ok, and good to see your post.
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Post by Roadmaster » Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:23 am

Good to see you here happy you're doing well!
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Post by coco » Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:40 am

Yay! Das is back!
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Post by JimVH » Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:57 am

So, basically you're just hanging out and being lazy all the time? :)

I'm grateful you're well. I thought of you recently as I smoked an Alpha freehand that showed up at my door out of nowhere a few years ago.
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Post by tuttle » Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:00 am

Good to hear you're in better health. A road/camping trip through the Badlands, etc, sounds amazing.
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Post by Jake » Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:25 am

coco wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:40 am
Yay! Das is back!
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Post by DepartedLight » Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:28 am

Mr. Hilton, you suck.

That is all.
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Post by dasmokeryaget » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:48 am

JimVH wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:57 am
So, basically you're just hanging out and being lazy all the time? :)

You bring yer happy little arse up here and help me cut up these trees and I'll show you some lazy!

You can even do the easy part and run the log splitter. ☢️

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Post by dasmokeryaget » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:51 am

Thanks all you gentlemen. You too DL.

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Post by dasmokeryaget » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:53 am

tuttle wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:00 am
Good to hear you're in better health. A road/camping trip through the Badlands, etc, sounds amazing.
Bucket list item. Do it. Preferably in the fall.

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Post by Del » Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:09 pm

dasmokeryaget wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:53 am
tuttle wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:00 am
Good to hear you're in better health. A road/camping trip through the Badlands, etc, sounds amazing.
Bucket list item. Do it. Preferably in the fall.
I goddagit me a modersackle and trip through the Badlands, The Black Hills, Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial and all that good stuff.
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Post by TNLawPiper » Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:26 pm

Jake wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:25 am
coco wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:40 am
Yay! Das is back!
:wavey:
Das, please note that Jake has only posted once in the past three months, and that was to wave at you.

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Post by TNLawPiper » Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:27 pm

Good to see you. Glad you’re well. Thank you for keeping the lights on.

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Post by GaryInVA » Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:46 pm

Hey
hugodrax wrote:
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This, gentlemen, is what it feels like when doves cry.
Y'all crazy

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Post by Jocose » Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:51 pm

Good to see you. Glad you’re well. Thank you for keeping the lights on
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Post by dasmokeryaget » Thu Jul 11, 2019 3:12 pm

JimVH wrote:
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:57 am
So, basically you're just hanging out and being lazy all the time? :)

I'm grateful you're well. I thought of you recently as I smoked an Alpha freehand that showed up at my door out of nowhere a few years ago.


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Post by JudgeRusty » Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:43 pm

good to hear from you

too bad you were not at Hatch during onion season
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