Posted by blamethebanjo on Thursday, April 16, 2009
I guess most of us have a lot to think about these days. I am at a different place in my life that somehow seems foreign. I don't even look like Darrell anymore. I see my age listed here on my profile and think it surely must be wrong. Not being vane, I never was the leading man type. It's just that it seems to have happened all at once.
I have written about my current battle against mersa. I am on the second round of powerful meds but this thing can adapt and resist with the best of them. This is a seriously dangerous killer if it manages to get in the bloodstream.
Along with the problems I already had this is a real tough situation. Blisters appear in different places, hurting and leaving a scar when they finally move on. Where they move to is what worries me. Mersa looks for those with weak immune systems, like me.
For this reason I have not been here as much because I feel so bad. I still love everyone and will not forget all the kindness shown to me. I wish I could spend the day with all of you. That is if I ever stop being contageous. It's a lousey feeling having to worry about everything you touch hoping nobody else gets sick.
I have been through a lot so I believe I will make it through this setback too. Thanks for listening and being there for me.
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @12:45:00 PM
Darrell, You hang in there...I wish you peace and comfort. Brad
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @2:01:03 PM
Thank you very much.
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @2:15:02 PM
Darrell, I hope you get to feeling better. I'll be praying for you. Austin
Jane C Says:
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @3:04:49 PM
Thought it was over, what a shame, hope you pull through fast. Keep taking the honey Honey
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @3:37:56 PM
Prayin for ya, bud.
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @4:04:07 PM
Darrell I will be sending prayers up for you. I hope you get well and feeling better real soon. Just keep a positive attitude.
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @6:23:48 PM
Thanks all of you.
Thursday, April 16, 2009 @7:32:24 PM
Darrell I know you have heard it before but hang in there. MRSA is treatable. I have worked in health care a long time and have seen it healed.. Praying for you.
u k sandra Says:
Friday, April 17, 2009 @10:50:06 AM
Darrell, you`re a fighter, you`ll do it. You can`t fail with all of the good wishes you have from us.
Friday, April 17, 2009 @12:27:39 PM
I will definately fight. I am getting a little weak at times. The high dosage of the medicine they gave me makes me feel weird (er).
I appreciate all of you so much!
Friday, April 17, 2009 @7:11:00 PM
We got your back Darrell. Like in a tag team wrestling match. When your feelin a little down we'll gladly step in to lift your spirits and give you a little rest. The Hulk's got nothing on us!
Friday, April 17, 2009 @10:38:46 PM
I believe that, Jim!! I really do!
Kester MKII Says:
Saturday, April 18, 2009 @1:01:10 PM
Well well well looky here...
I am back ol' timer. Long time no see!
Saturday, April 18, 2009 @2:30:40 PM
Hey there, good to see you! Welcome home!!
Monday, April 20, 2009 @9:35:58 PM
People who have had to face a lot of challenges know what they have to live for. We are all hoping for your complete recovery!
Monday, April 20, 2009 @10:04:32 PM
Thanks my friend.
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