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Monday, January 7, 2019

Your Dying Spouse 564 - One Word For 2019

Well, God's given me my One Word for 2019.

A little while ago I slipped on an icy porch step, and landed heavily on the concrete slab. I was able to twist while airborne, so I didn't hit the (concrete) steps. That would have been kind of bad.

I think I did fracture my pelvis, though. Right leg thinks it's got a bad poker hand; it wants to fold.

So, the One Word?

BOOM!

And here's a video clip to go with it, from Avengers: Infinity War.


Thanks to Carol Ashby, Blessed Are The Pure Of Heart is back on Kindle, and will be available in paperback soon.

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14 comments:

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    1. Jane, it was really a funny moment. Especially since Denali The Happy Husky, who witnessed it, wore two simultaneous expressions:

      1) "Oh, crap, Dad's airborne!"
      2) "At least he's not going to fall on ME!"

      You're always in our thoughts and prayers.

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  2. Awwww, friend. I've been praying for you since I read about your fall. Dude, what ARE we going to do with you??? ;)

    Yes, keep praying. That's the best answer. I so appreciate your honesty and your humor. and yes, I really, truly will keep praying for you. Hugs, friend.

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    1. Jeanne, prayers are really at the top of the list!

      Hugs, too.

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  3. LOVE this word, but so sad about your fall!
    A word should be personal, and this is... It brought me real joy because beyond a fall, there are so many ways this could be applied! God loves a good challenge, it seems. :)

    Take care of yourself! So grateful, always, for your wit and perspective...

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    1. Misty, thank you so much for this. And God does indeed love a challenge.

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  4. Ouch. I cannot even imagine how that felt on your already broken and beaten up body. Sorry I haven't been around lately, no excuses... just life. But Jerry and I always have you guys in our prayers. I find it a miracle by God's own hand that you're still here and fighting, still mentally with it, and still have plenty of humor to boot. You are definitely a warrior in so many ways. Blessings!

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    1. Diana, it's so good to see you here! You and Jerry have been in our thoughts and prayers.

      I think that part of the reason I am still here is because I always enjoyed fighting (and love rugby), and one more fight...bring it on! Life would be boring without battle.

      Well, for me.

      Blessings back!

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  5. Oh ((((Andrew))))
    Praying The Prayer That Never Fails
    Annie in Texas

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    1. ((((((Annie!))))))

      I so appreciate the prayers, and they indeed never fail.

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  6. Please don't have any more BOOMS this year!

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    1. Jan, I'd sure rather not...but I had another fall today, worse than the first. It would be funny if it weren't....

      ...aw, heck. It IS funny.

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    1. Norma, my dear friend...yeah, it did some damage.

      Praying for you!

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