The way forward

17 August, 2017
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It might be a little hazy at this point, but our resolve is stronger than ever to press on. After yesterday’s third chemo treatment not going at all as planned, the Thriller has a decision to make. We arrived at …

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Round 3, coming up

13 August, 2017
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The Thriller is halfway done with his initial course of chemotherapy. Number three of four is this coming Wednesday, and he’s looking forward to getting it over with. Best news of August, though: no new brain tumors! Victory! The three …

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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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