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Not sailing related but "It's Alive!!!"

It took about an hour to roto-root my cardiac arteries out, then they cut a hole in me and put in the pacemaker/defib.
I have an angry 3 inch slot in my chest with a thingy (technical term) about the size of a deck of cards placed just above my pec's.

The only cause for concern is I keep thinking I hear "lets get jiggy wid it" over and over..
I think it needs to be re-tuned to a country station.
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Jiggy? Jiggy with it??? They must have picked out an "oldies" station on purpose. I wouldn't offend anyone by asking to switch -- you might get "rapped"!
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my chest feels like I was in some kinky S&M show without the benefits. This thing really hurts. Pain pills? take some tylenol boy and suck it up. I can't raise my arm over my head for at least 2 weeks, they don't want me to "pull the leads out of my heart, that would be bad, real bad" (God I love cardiologists.)
I've got this sling I have to wear to be to prevent me from doing just that.
Maybe now I can start using handicap parking.
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Glad to here you're okay. Be thankful you're not in Canada, or you would be picking up Celine Dion on that thing.
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back sailing with the cuban in no time

paul..
glad to see you are back and on the mend (ok the whole S/M visual i could have done without)..
somehow my upcoming hernia surgery doesn't seem so bad now...


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