Monthly Archives: January 2018

Wednesday January 31, 2018

After a cold start to the day things have warmed up to the low 40’s, sunny, and no wind. I’ve had a busy day getting stuff done. The load of food Al and I dropped off at the food bank … Continue reading

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Tuesday January 30, 2018

I  went to the gym around 8am to get back home before time for Al to get here from Winston. Snow showers over night and this morning. We had a dusting on the lawn. The main roads had been salted. … Continue reading

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Monday January 29, 2018

After thee cancellations I was finally able to to keep my eye appointment in Winston this morning. Dr. Hill has been seeing me for 10 years and tracking my cataracts. Dad had glaucoma so she is watching that as well. … Continue reading

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Sunday January 28, 2018

Al and Frances left for Winston this afternoon. It has been a nasty day with cool temperatures and a steady rain for most of the day. JoAnne and Jeff came by to pick up the canning jars, caner, and dehydrator … Continue reading

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Saturday January 27, 2018

It’s a cool, drizzly day in Sparta. Bob had a shelf in the food room for all his prepping stuff. That was his domain and I basically left it to him to stack and store all his prep stuff. That … Continue reading

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Friday January 26, 2018

I am reading Hard Truth by Nevada Barr. Frances and Al arrived late this morning. I had a load of stuff ready to go to Alleghany Cares in Al’s pickup truck. He also helped me get some stuff up to … Continue reading

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Thursday January 25, 2018

I want to thank everyone for support on my diary page. What a wonderful group of people out there in cyber land. As you all know, Bob handled all the tech stuff. Of course, this week while Al was up … Continue reading

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Wednesday January 24, 2018

We had a very nice drop in visitation at Frances and Al’s yesterday from 2-6. Two of Bob’s cyber friends came, one from W-S and other a five hour drive from Knoxville, TN. A total of 19 people showed up … Continue reading

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Sunday January 21, 2018

Bob passed away last night around 9pm at the rehab center. I posted yesterday that he was talking better but still coughing up a lot junk. The nurse suctioned him last night and asked him if everything was okay. He … Continue reading

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Saturday January 20, 2018

Warm, sunny, and windy today. I left for Winston around 9:30. The roads were fine all the way down. Bob was having a fairly good day. His speaking at most times was strong and understandable. Still coughing up a lot … Continue reading

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