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Posted 2018-06-21T13:24:00Z

This is What 43 Years Looks Like!

Today is Mom and Dad’s 43rd wedding anniversary! Their love of 43 years is evident in the picture that Mom sent me this morning- lots of ups and downs and bumps along the way but always there for each other!

We finally got to see Dad around 9:15 last night when he made it to his room and he was doing very well. He had been singing to the nurses in recovery and making everyone laugh. He did tell me the nurses he was singing to weren’t very pretty but he wanted them to feel good about themselves. Lol

The doctor came in this morning and said that everything looked great. They were changing the dressing around his tubes and said that his bladder tube would come out at lunch time but his chest tube would stay in for a little while longer. 

I will head back to UVA tomorrow to stay  the night with Mom and Dad and will post another update at some point tomorrow. 

Thank you all for checking in with us yesterday and for all of the prayers and love! Keep them coming!! 

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Comments (12)

  • Home Pardee
    Home Pardee

    Sounds like a successful couple of days. So glad to hear the good news!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • J.D.Tharpe

    Looooooking goooood. C .B. Results sounds great. Hang in. JD & Dot

    2 years ago · Reply
  • R Lacy Banks
    R Lacy Banks

    This sounds great, SO GLAD he is doing so well. Tell him to keep up the good work. Lots of prayers coming his way!!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Janet Collins
    Janet Collins

    Sounds like CB is back to his old self! Singing to the nurses, not very pretty either! LMBO! Keep it up! Ricky and I send our love and prayers!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Vivian Van Hilten
    Vivian Van Hilten

    Sounds good. Still praying for all of you. Take care of Brooke!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • katherine miller
    katherine miller

    Hi Brooke,,thank you again for keeping us all updated on Mom and Dad...I am sooooo happy that everything is looking UP...I'm still praying for an awesome and great recovery for Dad and would like for you to let them know I said HAPPY ANNIVERSARY...CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!! LOVE AND HUGS... KATHY MILLER.....

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Jane Fizer
    Jane Fizer

    Thank you Lord for getting C.B. through surgery successfully. Now praying for healing and speedy recovery. Love y'all.

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Chester  Vaughan
    Chester Vaughan

    Happy Anniversary to CB & Kim!! Also nice to see CB looking as well as he does so soon after his operation!! Love from Maxine and Chet

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Wanda and Timothy Griffin
    Wanda and Timothy Griffin

    Continued prayers

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Jane Fizer
    Jane Fizer

    Love CBs sense of humor. He sounds like a real jokester like my brothers.

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Glenda Swedenborg
    Glenda Swedenborg

    Awesome news!! Continued hugs and prayers!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Mary Meade Saunders
    Mary Meade Saunders

    So glad for the good news.

    2 years ago · Reply
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