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    Exclamation I'm getting Medevac'd to Anchorage hospital tonight...

    Looks like I've been having symptoms of heart "disease". I'm at the ER waiting for the helicopter or fixed wing to transport me there.

    I might not post post a picture tonight but I'll keep you posted.

    Send prayers and smoke...
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    All the love we have to send.

    Anything you need, friend.

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    Man! You're leading an 'exciting' life, Spin!

    I'm suggesting you go for 'relaxed and boring'.

    Keep us posted.
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    Thanks Robert. <3
    Choose wisely -Treat kindly...

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    Hang in there.
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    Hurry back dear lady...we need you around here!
    Best wishes...

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    Not positively exciting enough.
    Choose wisely -Treat kindly...

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    Oh dear lord - Prayers Spin
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    best wishes
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    Best wishes Spinner.

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    Dang, girl. Thinking of you!!
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    . Dear girl, please be well.

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    Oh my!

    Our family is sending prayers, smoke, and wishes your way!

    As you may know, our common friend Willy N, was also just medivaced to Anchorage from Homer. His heart problem turned out to be something minor. So our prayers and best thoughts are that your diagnosis will be the same.

    What you might not know, is that SWMBO'd and I have some experience with heart problems, and Anchorage hospitals, and they've all been fantastic to work with. I expect you'll receive fine treatment.

    Please have your Captain keep us up to date, during those times you may feel a little too weak to post on the internet.

    Again, all the best wishes for a full and speedy recovery.
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    Best wishes, Spin, for healing and happiness.

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    Hope you recover quickly and it's not a serious matter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spin_Drift View Post
    Looks like I've been having symptoms of heart "disease". I'm at the ER waiting for the helicopter or fixed wing to transport me there.

    I might not post post a picture tonight but I'll keep you posted.

    Send prayers and smoke...
    Good luck. Not the best way for a scenic flight but its great that they can get you to a place where the serious stuff can be done.

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    Hopefully it's just a sightseeing flight.

    Smoke

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    Hope your flight is safe and you get the care you need in Anchorage.

    Fingers crossed. I'll look northwest at the stars before I go to bed and think of you.
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    Oh Spin. Sending you warm caring thoughts.
    Be wary of your critics, at peace with your decisions, and work hard to be a better man.

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    Hopefully they'll give you some good "relax" medication.
    Make the trip more interesting.
    Sounds like you're in good hands.
    Prayers and smoke from here my friend.
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    Best wishes! Here's hoping this is more along the line of "early warning" symptoms.
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    I'm sure you'll have the hospital organised in no time. Good luck.

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    Jeez, Spin. Best wishes for them to fix what ails ya.
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    Best wishes and love to you, Spin.
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    Oh, man. If it's not one thing it's another. Best wishes from Maine.



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    get well soon, I'll be thinking of you
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    Remember we love you while you are away getting well! Good Luck Spin!

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    Best wishes Spin.
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    Thank you all for the good wishes. I'm still at the ER. They just put a nitroglycerin patch on my chest. I'm hooked to a bunch of machines. The hospital in Anchorage has finally got a bed for me there. Should be Medevac'ed in a couple hours or so. I was hoping for a scenic flight.

    The cardiologist in Anchorage is a military doctor but he's working at the hospital tonight. Husband says the military doctors have seen a lot of action and that they are really good and experienced.
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    I was just told that the medevac should be here in about an hour. Time is 0115 right now.
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    All the best Spin.......
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    Good Luck.
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    Here's hoping.

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    Best of luck, Spin.

    Hope the voyage is a long one.
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    with what pleasure, what joy,
    you come into harbors seen for the first time...

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    Damn! Just saw this & am hoping the flight was uneventful & you are through all the hospital rigamarole.

    All my best & further hoping this is a false alarm - or at least nothing serious!
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