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For Mother's recovery
« on: November 20, 2013, 05:03:13 PM »
I've just had word that my mother, back in Greece, had a fall earlier today and is in hospital with an injured knee. I don't know details because the hospital call centre apparently shuts down for the night. I'm beside myself with worry, and my son is disconsolate. Please pray for successful contact and swift recovery.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2013, 05:33:43 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2013, 08:17:16 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Arachne's mother.

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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2013, 08:19:06 PM »
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2013, 09:05:24 PM »

Lord, have mercy.

I pray it's not serious.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #5 on: November 20, 2013, 09:19:57 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #6 on: November 20, 2013, 10:20:19 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Arachne's mother and the rest of the family.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #7 on: November 20, 2013, 11:55:29 PM »
LORD have mercy!

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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #8 on: November 21, 2013, 03:59:20 AM »
I've just talked to her. One knee is clearly broken and will have to be surgically repaired. It's going to be a tough recovery, and it hurts not to be around to help her. Please keep us both in your prayers.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #9 on: November 21, 2013, 09:52:22 PM »
Lord have mercy and please comfort.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #10 on: November 21, 2013, 11:11:19 PM »
Continued prayers. Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #11 on: November 22, 2013, 12:15:33 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #12 on: November 25, 2013, 06:31:04 PM »
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #13 on: November 25, 2013, 08:50:23 PM »
Lord, have mercy upon Arachne's dear mother!  Holy Theotokos, I pray thee console Arachne and her family.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #14 on: November 26, 2013, 01:31:03 AM »
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #15 on: December 04, 2013, 11:14:50 PM »
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #16 on: December 04, 2013, 11:38:16 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #17 on: December 05, 2013, 12:19:17 AM »
Kyrie eleison! Please aid in Arachne's mother's quick recovery.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #18 on: December 05, 2013, 02:33:04 AM »
Any update?

She went home after a week in hospital (she would have gone earlier, but there was a bit of a scare with her heart while she was in). She's due to have the last stitches removed today. A cousin of mine who lives nearby has been looking after her, for which I'm immensely grateful. Still, things are going to be hard for a time - physically, financially and psychologically. And we can't even go spend the holidays with her. :(
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #19 on: December 05, 2013, 08:36:43 AM »
Continued prayers. Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For Mother's recovery
« Reply #20 on: December 05, 2013, 02:45:28 PM »
Lord have mercy, may she recover quickly.
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