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Re: Storms
  • Subject: Re: Storms
  • From: Patricia Dickson <pdickson53@gmail.com>
  • Date: Sun, 26 May 2013 16:47:37 -0500

Me too! I've been told I have it in every joint. I take a Celebrex like med but 1/2 dose every day! 
I will do it!!! 
My peonies were finishing up when we got home Friday night. I've enjoyed
a bouquet on my table. We are back in Weatherford for one last time.
Sold the house & new people move in next weekend.

We are loving Rockport and we will love it more as we go. I'm getting involved in the art center so that will be fun.

Sent from my iPhone

On May 26, 2013, at 3:24 PM, Zemuly <zemuly@comcast.net> wrote:

> Thanks so much, Auralie. I'll give it a try. 
> Sent from my iPhone
> On May 26, 2013, at 1:06 PM, Aplfgcnys@aol.com wrote:
>> I'm so sorry to hear about your arthritis, Zem.  At the risk of being  
>> called stupid or
>> ridiculous, I feel I should urge you to wear a copper bracelet.  
>> Hear me out.  In the summer of 1952 when we were on our honeymoon, we  had 
>> an
>> automobile accident.  This was before the days of seatbelts. I had  been 
>> sitting
>> crosslegged yoga-fashion and my knees were slammed into the dashboard.  They
>> were badly bruised and swollen but when we got X-rays they were not  
>> broken.  The
>> doctor who treated me said, you're lucky in a way, but be sure you are  
>> going to have
>> a bad case of arthritis from this.  Well, he was right.  In a few  years I 
>> was really
>> hobbling.  Then someone encouraged me to wear a copper bracelet.   Now, 
>> more than
>> 50 years later I have no arthritic pains.  I do have sciatica, but  that 
>> comes from a spinal
>> injury within the last  20 years.  
>> Some doctors laugh at me, but at least two have looked at my hands and  
>> observed 
>> that they show no arthritic deformation.  Another doctor has said,  just do 
>> whatever you
>> need to do. So I am convinced that if I can get around as well as I do at  
>> 84 there must
>> be something to it.  So, at least give it a try.  It can't hurt,  and it is 
>> a lot less expensive
>> than other treatments.  Wear the bracelet all the time - not just  
>> occasionally.  I have
>> passed this on to several others, and they all report good success.  
>> And enjoy all the spring blossoms.  My peonies are beginning to open,  and 
>> promise
>> to be especially productive this year.
>> Auralie
>> In a message dated 5/25/2013 10:54:06 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,  
>> zemuly@comcast.net writes:
>> I agree  with you about how well everything is blooming this year. My
>> arthritis is  worse than it has been in years because of this cool
>> weather. This morning  it was in the 50s when I left for work. My whining
>> aside, I am grateful we  have escaped all the storms, we are good with
>> rainfall, my yard looks  better than it has in years, and we are
>> experiencing a gorgeous weekend. I  hope you all have a safe Memorial
>> Day.
>> Sent from my  iPhone
>> On May 25, 2013, at 2:24 PM, Aplfgcnys@aol.com  wrote:
>>> Well, we certainly haven't had it as bad as other places,  but the  stormy
>>> weather seems to have reached us.  For the  last two days we have  had
>>> rain, wind, thunder and lightening,  and today is not out of the 40s.   
>> Now
>>> I ask you does that  sound like Memorial Day weather?  Usually the  local
>>> swimming holes open for the season on this day.  My son was life   guard
>>> for several years, and this was always his first day.   
>>> Oh well, at least growing things seem to like this most  peculiar  spring
>>> weather.  I can't remember a more  floriferous spring, even though it  
>> has 
>>> not
>>> been really  warm and pleasant.  I was told it was the chilliest spring  
>> on  
>>> record.
>>> Everything is blooming its head off.  
>>> Just one thing missing - chipmunks.  Until this week I had not  seen  but 
>>> one, 
>>> and usually we are overrun with  them.  I have seem two this  week.  One
>> had
>>> been caught  by the cat and was dangling from his mouth quite limply and 
>>> dead-looking.  When the cat sat down to lick his bottom, the  chipmunk  
>> was 
>>> gone in a flash.  They seem to have learned  something from  possums.
>>> Auralie
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