Ole Bookie needs some smoke & prayers.

Discussion in 'H.I. Cantina' started by Bawanna, Jun 16, 2019.

  1. Shann

    Shann

    Sep 2, 2004
    We are all still pulling for ya!
     
  2. moparsbob

    moparsbob Gold Member Gold Member

    745
    May 6, 2014
    More smoke & prayers sent your way for a complete recovery - I still want to hear some more of your mule stories...
     
  3. ndoghouse

    ndoghouse Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 26, 2010
    Hang in there brother! Texas smoke up for ya!
     
  4. EricTheRedBeard

    EricTheRedBeard

    502
    May 17, 2018
    Anyone know how ole Bookie is faring?
     
  5. Bawanna

    Bawanna Moderator Moderator

    Dec 19, 2012
    Getting blasted with chemo. Wiped out. Said he'd check in after a couple 3 weeks. Should be any time now.
    I'll send him an email too and see if he's coming around.
     
  6. EricTheRedBeard

    EricTheRedBeard

    502
    May 17, 2018
    Bummer. I'll send up a prayer now and some smoke tonight.
     
  7. Bawanna

    Bawanna Moderator Moderator

    Dec 19, 2012
    Got an email from Bookie this afternoon, he's completely sapped it sounds like, radiation just rips ya up but he's hoping to feel a bunch better in a week or two.
    Hoping he gets over this rough stuff quickly and back on track.
    I see he made a post over on the fathers knife thread so that's a fine sign.
     
  8. Bookie

    Bookie

    Mar 25, 2014
    O.K., fellers. Bad news fer you. I'm still alive (wife says that's debatable) and wish to say your kind words have helped. Turns out I'm a super-sensitive type when it comes to radiation and so have been quite miserable. Have not felt well for over a month now. Still have a few things to get fixed as a result of my many indiscretions during my multi-holiday trips to SE Asia long ago. This 24/7 illness is for the birds. Oh, well. Enough of this crying in my beer and time to get back to making Bawanna & Kamidog cringe. (Great fun, you know.) Bless you all!
     
  9. RayseM

    RayseM Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 18, 2010
    Bless you. :thumbsup: Peace and strength to you & to your wife too.

    Ray
     
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  10. Bawanna

    Bawanna Moderator Moderator

    Dec 19, 2012
    Folks lets double down on smoke and prayers for Bookie. I sent him an email last evening and got a response this morning. He continues to struggle, meds are knocking him out and additional area's of concern keep cropping up. He doesn't get on the computer much but was overjoyed that he was finally friends with Yangdu on Facebook. Lifes simple pleasures I guess.
    In his words Viet Nam is paying him back in spades. More accurately I'd say it was that nasty stuff he sprayed from his helicopter that he's paying for now.
    He surely don't deserve it, one of the most talented fella's I've ever met.
    Smoke up from Monroe.
     
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  11. cul4u01

    cul4u01 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 5, 2012
    Smoke and prayers for Bookie, wishing him relief.
     
  12. Steely_Gunz

    Steely_Gunz Got the Khukuri fevah Moderator

    May 9, 2002
    Mucho smoke going up.
     
  13. ndoghouse

    ndoghouse Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 26, 2010
    Crapload of smoke billowing up from Texas! Hang in there doc!
     
  14. George Azar

    George Azar Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 18, 2017
    Praying for you Bookie!
     
  15. Shann

    Shann

    Sep 2, 2004
    I hope you're feeling better. Keep your head up and your chin down.
     
  16. pugs75

    pugs75 Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 21, 2009
    As much smoke and prayers for you my brother
     
  17. Howard Wallace

    Howard Wallace . Moderator

    Feb 23, 1999
    A difficult path. Best wishes.
     

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