Friday, August 19, 2011

Quiet Day

The Apothecary Shop delivered another batch of Xeloda pills today.  Excitement plus. :P  Oh don't mind me, I'm not feeling great so my attitude is less than stellar today.  Cancer and its treatments really do force you on a rollercoaster of emotional responses.  I never did like rollercoasters, though. :D

The temporary crown the dentist put on a while back came off today, but they were not open, so I'll have to wait until Monday to call them.  Meanwhile, I shall do my best to ignore what feels like a gaping abyss on the right side of my mouth.

I can't actually get it really worked on while I am on the chemo, so I guess it'll be another temp.  I wonder if there's a temp that's a bit more substantial?  Oh well, no worries; it'll get fixed in some manner.

Oh, but Jane and Nancy found me some really great paint brushes and I'm working on that tryptych again.  It's not bad.  I may hang it in my bedroom.

Don't have too much to say in this post; I'm tired, weak, dizzy sometimes, .. you know, it's the usual for my week ON chemo.  I'm sleeping like a champion, though, can't quibble about that.  My glucose is doing incredibly well.  Dammit, if I wasn't dying of cancer, I'd be in pretty good shape! :D

Seriously, though... I'm not often serious.  Don't forget to take most of my posts with a shaker of salt.  Oh, and I love salt.  And that's another thing.  I have the best blood pressure!  I tells ya, I'm fit as a fiddle, except for one thing, the bane of my existence, cancer.  Ai chihuahua.

Well, hugs and love to all.  I must drink more water.

4 comments:

  1. I remember my dentist telling me I could put the temporary cap back on with vaseline. Never tried it though. Why do these things always happen when you have to wait through a weekend. Sorry about your roller coaster
    ride. I don't like either kind. Sounds like all considered you are doing quite well. Hope you have some good news after this round. I have been gone visiting grandchildren and going again to Illinois to visit sister and brother and class reunion. We are celebrating our 70th birthday. You are on my mind every day. Hugs, Julie C.

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  2. All will be right in the end sweetie. I think it is some kind of law for things to happen to us at the weekend when there is no help. Sigh, happens to me all the time.
    Get plenty of that good sleep, good for you. Eat plenty (I know you will) and just take it easy, it is the weekend, yay
    Fay in the family room

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  3. Thanks ladies, for hanging in here with me. :)

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  4. I hate that gaping abyss feeling. :( My dentist said something similar about temporarily attaching a crown but I think it was toothpaste or denture cream. You might want to ask in case it happens again.
    Living here in the hot and dry air, we should all drink more water.
    <3 u

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