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Old October 11, 2018, 06:16   #1
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Knee replacement (updated Pic)

Well today the 11th has finally arrived and i'm checking in at Sacred Heart hospital at 5:00am for left knee replacement and ligament reconstruction.
Time to hit the road boys and get it done!
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Old October 11, 2018, 09:53   #2
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Old October 11, 2018, 11:20   #3
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Hoping for a fast and full recovery for you sir!
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Old October 11, 2018, 12:15   #4
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Prayers sent for a successful repair and quick recovery!
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Old October 11, 2018, 12:20   #5
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Wow! Praying for success and speedy recovery, big man.

Be good.
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Old October 11, 2018, 12:21   #6
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Wow, small world. I'm sitting the surgeons exam room waiting to see if they're going fix me or not.
Good luck, these days the proceedure is quick and easy to recover from.
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Old October 11, 2018, 12:23   #7
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Old October 11, 2018, 13:16   #8
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Good luck and quick recovery, guys !

The rehab physical therapy is critical !
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Not an Oregon guy, but I’m three weeks into my recovery.

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Old October 11, 2018, 16:21   #10
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Let us know when you are out and recovering Ron ! Thinking of you mate ! I am a bit upset you didn't call me for a quote on the work though... you know I have some sharp steel suitable for the job and I know my way around leg joints (deer/hog/human - really how different can they be ?? ).

Keep us posted !
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Old October 11, 2018, 16:37   #11
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Old October 14, 2018, 09:46   #12
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Not an Oregon guy, but I’m three weeks into my recovery.

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Is your pain subsiding?
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Old October 14, 2018, 10:50   #13
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Those legs remind me of an old girlfriend...

Pulling for ya buddy.
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Yeah! Now that you mention it, Marlin's legs kinda *do* look like that.

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Old October 14, 2018, 14:05   #16
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There is some REAL money to be made in producing some "Manly Man" post op compression stockings...you know, in Cammo, Plad, earthy tones like Coyote and FDE....
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Old October 14, 2018, 14:14   #17
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Lol, Andy I told my wife the same thing this morning.
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