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easyquilts
October 29th, 2013, 02:10 AM
I am tired, so thid will be short...

As most of you know, my husband...of over 45 years....is in end stage COPD. To make a long story shorty, I had to call the squad for him today... After being stabilized at a nearby hospital, he was taken to our hospital if choice, and is now in the ICU... He was stable when I left....talking without any problem....as long as he stayed in bed. Standing, and /or walking causes SOB... I hated to leave, because I knew he was scared... Luckily his pulmonologist was on call, so the nurse got to talk directly with him.

I will be heading down to the hospital in the morning.... We will know more when the doctor has seen him... I'm going to call in a few minutes, to talk with his nurse, before I go to sleep. I left a message on our pastor's phone.

Prayers would be appreciated..

Sew Perfect
October 29th, 2013, 02:14 AM
Sandy,

My prayers are with you and your husband. Get some rest and know we are here for you.

dwil23
October 29th, 2013, 02:21 AM
Saying prayers for you both, please keep us informed.

(((HUGS)))

Lisapc
October 29th, 2013, 02:21 AM
My prayers are with both you and your husband. This is a scary thing and we are here for you.

KathieB
October 29th, 2013, 02:21 AM
Sending prayers your way.

GuitarGramma
October 29th, 2013, 02:55 AM
Offering prayer right now.

MayinJerset
October 29th, 2013, 03:04 AM
Sandy you know we will be lifting him up in our prayers. May

mamaquilt
October 29th, 2013, 04:23 AM
So sorry to hear and hoping you have a good night as well as your DH

Evilynn
October 29th, 2013, 05:53 AM
I am so sorry to hear this... you two will be in my thoughts

Trish04
October 29th, 2013, 05:56 AM
Prayers for you both.

Bubby
October 29th, 2013, 06:01 AM
Prayers are coming your way, Sandy.

nana margaret
October 29th, 2013, 06:31 AM
Thinking of you both right now.

turena65
October 29th, 2013, 06:36 AM
I'm so sorry Sandy...you and you're DH are definitely in my prayers...

Swedish leo
October 29th, 2013, 06:57 AM
Lots of hugs and caring thoughts comming your way

PeggyM
October 29th, 2013, 07:00 AM
Saying prayers for you and your husband.

quilter.martha
October 29th, 2013, 07:01 AM
Praying for both of you. I'm so very, very sorry for what you're going through.

lilmouse
October 29th, 2013, 07:12 AM
Holding both of you in prayer!

Suzette
October 29th, 2013, 07:12 AM
Prayers and hugs for you and your dear hubby!

HandsOffItsMine
October 29th, 2013, 07:17 AM
(((Sandy))), prayers for the both of you and a extra hug and prayer to give you strength to be there for your love.

Huggers, Ruby

Monique
October 29th, 2013, 07:23 AM
Offering up my prayers as well. I hope you got some rest.

Kelly F
October 29th, 2013, 07:48 AM
Continuing this prayer chain! Lifting you up in prayers for your husband and yourself!

cathy-b-quiltin
October 29th, 2013, 08:05 AM
Praying for you and your family. Big Hugs! ♥

mspepper
October 29th, 2013, 08:08 AM
Sandy, Prayers for your hubby and you.

buckeyequilter
October 29th, 2013, 08:15 AM
You and your hubby are in my thoughts and prayers.

CrazyMtnLady
October 29th, 2013, 09:08 AM
You have my prayers.

Mpyles
October 29th, 2013, 09:12 AM
Prayers for him and you.

pcbatiks
October 29th, 2013, 10:03 AM
Sandy, your family will be in my prayers..........remember that you have lots of support here.

Cat n bull
October 29th, 2013, 10:08 AM
{{hugs}} and prayers too.

Sandy Navas
October 29th, 2013, 10:12 AM
Strengthening the prayer chain by adding my own. Please keep us posted, we care!!

SuzyQue
October 29th, 2013, 11:15 AM
Added my prayers.

easyquilts
October 29th, 2013, 11:17 AM
Thanks, everyone, for your prayers and good thoughts.

Just talked with DH... The Dr. Has been, and said he will be there at least 2-3 days.... And... He is being moved into a regular room... I waves happy to hear that.

I have watched DH get worse and sires over the past two years...ever dunce he was put on oxygen 24/7. Having been a paramedic, is both a blessing and a curse....as you can imagine.... At the time, the Dr. Gave him 1.5-2 years. We are at the two year mark, almost to the day.... So, I don't know how much mire time we have.... Not enough..... I do know that. DH has a strong faith, and says he is ready, because he knows where he's going..but I can see that he is scared.... I hated to leave him last night. I called his nurse around 2am, and he was resting comfortably... Her words.

Got to go,,,. Thankfully, a friend is looking after the little dogs for me... They love her, and she is crazy about them. That's one less thing to worry about.

Thanks again....

Genny
October 29th, 2013, 11:32 AM
Sandy I'm glad to hear that your husband seems to be a little better. Hugs and prayers for both of you. Genny

CountryHut
October 29th, 2013, 12:36 PM
lots of prayers and (((Hugzzz)))*~ . . take care of yourself as well

SallyO'Sews
October 29th, 2013, 01:41 PM
On it, dear. Keep your chin up!

Marebear
October 29th, 2013, 01:49 PM
I'm happy to know your hubby is doing better. Many prayers and good thoughts sent to you and yours.

MRoy
October 29th, 2013, 02:14 PM
I'm glad your DH is feeling better. Prayers continuing.

Lonna
October 29th, 2013, 03:34 PM
Sandy my thoughts and prayers are with you. I know how hard and trying this time is I will keep you both in my prayers.

bhaggerty
October 30th, 2013, 12:03 AM
Thoughts and prayers for you both!

Gayle Russell
October 30th, 2013, 12:13 AM
So sorry to hear this. Prayers for you and your DH. <3 <3

ilive2craft2
October 30th, 2013, 12:17 AM
Sandy, hugs and prayers for both of you. I know what a horrible disease that COPD is. My dad had it. Happy to talk via PM. Take care of yourself. Hugs, Lisa