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Re: Could have been worse

Cyndi - I am so glad you are OK!  I've been thrown before and you do feel
rough for a few days.

On 4/23/07, Vera Metzke <vmetzke@gmail.com> wrote:
> Oh Cyndi, Ouch!  Hope you are feeling better today?  Glad nothing was
> broken.  Those body parts just let us know when gravity was not
> kind.  Glad
> to hear you have things coming up.  I have been watching and several
> things
> do not yet show signs of life?  I just hope the second hit of cold/snow
> did
> not kill them.
> Speedy recovery!
> Vera
> On 4/23/07, Johnson Cyndi D Civ 95 CG/SCSRT <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil>
> wrote:
> >
> > Not a lot of gardening got done over the weekend. Sunday was forecasted
> to
> > be
> > windy & drizzly, so husband and I took the horses out for what was
> > supposed to
> > be a nice ride Saturday morning. About 15 minutes into it, I suggested
> to
> > horse that we might try a nice canter. He took off at a dead run,
> straight
> > for
> > a huge juniper, and I fell off. At speed. It's a damn good thing I wear
> a
> > helmet. Much drama ensued but I eventually managed to walk back to the
> > trailer
> > and I've been on the couch pretty much since, with a visit to the dr
> this
> > morning - I didn't break anything (sigh of relief). Pretty much
> everything
> > related to my butt hurts, my sunglasses had a contest with my nose (the
> > glasses won), I have a big lump on my forehead despite the helmet, and
> one
> > hand is black & blue. It was almost entirely my fault and I've learned a
> > lesson - that could have been so much worse.
> > On the plus side, my husband went out and bought a helmet for himself!
> > So anyway, that took care of Saturday. Sunday turned nasty just as
> > forecast,
> > but I did manage to totter out to the greenhouse and transplant a few
> more
> > peppers into bigger pots. I haven't looked at the veggie garden since
> > Thursday
> > after work! It's probably safe to replant the tomatoes that got frosted,
> > but I
> > won't put the peppers out until first week in May I think. Husband
> caught
> > another ground squirrel and has seen a rabbit lurking inside the veggie
> > garden
> > under the rosemary bush. My green beans need replanting, I have no idea
> > what's
> > going on underneath the cover for the peas or the soybeans, the onions
> > look
> > fine.  My roses are looking pretty nice and I've made my first batch of
> > rose
> > "tea", to make jelly with later. I think I could manage to do some
> > deadheading
> > out there tomorrow; I'm not going to try going into work for another
> day.
> >
> > Cyndi
> >
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Pam Evans
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