31

23 July, 2017
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While talking over coffee this morning, we realized that the number 31 has more than a passing significance for us. (As we discussed it, I happened to glance at the microwave. haha) The 31st of May will be a day I’ll not …

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Crucial minutiae

16 July, 2017
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Relatively mundane tasks, given important meaning. This morning, the Thriller is feeling exceptionally peppy. So peppy in fact, he wouldn’t allow me to help him cook one of his favorite meals (chili) in preparation for company for lunch today. His …

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Treatment 1

8 July, 2017
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Well he came through it just great. Friday was our first chemotherapy session, and as I write this on Saturday night, he’s suffered no severe side effects. They told us that usually, side effects begin to manifest 48 or so …

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Rambling PSA

5 July, 2017
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Every morning, he looks at the ever-expanding collection of medicines on the breakfast table, and screws up his courage. His lung tumors and swollen lymph nodes are pressing on areas of his larynx and vocal folds, as well as on …

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Slight disappointment

3 July, 2017
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Greetings, fiends — I have a tiny little setback to report today. It’s not really a setback, per se, but rather a bump in the road. We shall overcome. Turns out we will not qualify for the Keytruda study after all. From …

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