Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-20-09, 11:01 PM   #1
cohophysh
fishologist
Thread Starter
 
cohophysh's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Pacific Northwest
Bikes: Diamondback MTB; Leader 736R
Posts: 1,201
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hope Tom S. doesn't mind

I saw a thread in FOO that Tom's wife, Crazylady is in the hospital My thoughts are with you Tom and Crazylady....get well soon.
__________________
We cannot solve problems with the same level of consciousness that created them. A.E.

1990 Diamond Back MTB
2007 Leader 736R
www.cohocyclist.blogspot.com
http://www.loopd.com/members/cohocyclist/Default.aspx


cohophysh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 01:12 PM   #2
youcoming
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Ontario Canada
Bikes: Opus Andante/Parleez5i/Burley Tosa Tandem
Posts: 2,131
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
What is the Foo section, I've also heard talk of a love section but have never been able to find them. Is it for a certain status member only? and I hope everything is ok.
youcoming is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 01:13 PM   #3
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
 
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
Posts: 16,120
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks, and yeah, she's doing a bit better. Might get out of the CCU today, and is out of isolation now. She had H1N1 Swine Flu and went into respiratory arrest on Monday, and almost died. Scared the crap out me, I'll tell ya!
__________________
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 01:16 PM   #4
BigPolishJimmy
Senior Member
 
BigPolishJimmy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Southwest Michigan
Bikes: Fuji Monterey, Schwinn Traveler, Fuji Special Road Racer, Gitane Interclub, Sun EZ-1, Schwinn Frontier, Puch Cavalier, Vista Cavalier, Armstrong, Raleigh Sports, Schwinn Stingray
Posts: 1,563
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Wow! Get better Soon CRazyLady!!!!
BigPolishJimmy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 01:21 PM   #5
neilfein
Senior Member
 
neilfein's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Highland Park, NJ, USA
Bikes: "Hildy", a Novara Randonee touring bike; a 16-speed Bike Friday Tikit; and a Specialized Stumpjumper frame-based built-up MTB, now serving as the kid-carrier, grocery-getter.
Posts: 3,786
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6 Post(s)
What happened? I hope she's okay!
__________________
Tour Journals, Blog, ride pix

My bands:
Uke On! - ukulele duo - Youtube channel

Ukulele Abyss - ukulele cover videos - Youtube channel

My celtic folk fusion band Baroque and Hungry's full-length studio album "Mended", available for download.

Artistic Differences - 8-track EP "Dreams of Bile and Blood" now available for download.
neilfein is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 04:49 PM   #6
ECB1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Burlington, CT
Bikes:
Posts: 132
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Our thoughts are with you both. Best of luck for a quick recovery. ECB1
ECB1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 05:21 PM   #7
Tricycle_Rider
Senior Member
 
Tricycle_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Kingston, Jamaica
Bikes: Schwinn Prelude
Posts: 53
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sad to hear Tom.

Glad to hear she's improving. I'll pray for her tonight
Tricycle_Rider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 05:59 PM   #8
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
 
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
Posts: 16,120
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by neilfein View Post
What happened? I hope she's okay!
She went into respiratory arrest on Monday evening from H1N1 influenza and viral pneumonia.

Update: The wife is out of the CCU and in a regular room now. She may even be home by Friday if all continues to go well.

Her system is now free of H1N1 viral load, they are telling me. She does have residual pneumonia congestion, but that's clearing, her cough is very wet and productive (Pete can tell you all how good that is!)
__________________
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 06:03 PM   #9
Condorita
Grammar Cop
 
Condorita's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Papa Smurf's Lair
Bikes: in my sig line
Posts: 1,543
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Best wishes and healing thoughts to CrazyLady.
Condorita is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 06:07 PM   #10
wild animals
Real Human Being
 
wild animals's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Ottery St. Catchpole
Bikes: Sleeping Beauty: 2008 Jamis Aurora
Posts: 936
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hope she is up and at 'em again soon, Tom!
wild animals is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 07:43 PM   #11
cyclefreaksix
Senior Member
 
cyclefreaksix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Plano Texas
Bikes:
Posts: 1,311
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sending good thoughts and well wishes your way Tom. Respiratory arrest is seriously scary stuff and I'm glad she's improving.
cyclefreaksix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 08:21 PM   #12
timmythology
Senior Member
 
timmythology's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Portland, Or
Bikes: | Surly Disc-Trucker| unknown city bike |M80 Raleigh |09 Trek 1.2|
Posts: 398
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hope she recovers soon
timmythology is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 10:18 PM   #13
Neil_B
Guest
 
Bikes:
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by timmythology View Post
Hope she recovers soon
I'm praying for Tom and Crazylady. For Tom that he has strength, and for Crazylady that she has a swift and full recovery.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-09, 11:06 PM   #14
Glottis
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Lebanon/Ukraine
Bikes: Giant CRS 2 (2009)
Posts: 201
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
Thanks, and yeah, she's doing a bit better. Might get out of the CCU today, and is out of isolation now. She had H1N1 Swine Flu and went into respiratory arrest on Monday, and almost died. Scared the crap out me, I'll tell ya!
Tom, I'm glad she's better. Were you there when it happened?

And I know exactly what you've been through. My wife experienced several minutes of clinical death once after an operation. Thank God she was in the ICU then, first because she got help quickly, and second because I wasn't there and only found out about it later. I still cried my eyes out though...
Glottis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 07:02 AM   #15
beingtxstate
Disgruntled grad student
 
beingtxstate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Champaign, IL
Bikes:
Posts: 443
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sorry to hear Tom- I hope she has a swift recovery, nobody likes being sick...
__________________
1990 Trek 330
2006 Trek 7.2FX
2006 Trek 7.3FX (Wifey's Steed)
beingtxstate is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 07:07 AM   #16
bautieri
Downtown Spanky Brown
 
bautieri's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Camp Hill, Pennsyltucky
Bikes: 14 Motobecane Phantom Cross Pro 2000 Kona Lana'I
Posts: 2,102
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sorry to hear about this, I hope she gets better and is able to come home soon.
bautieri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 09:01 AM   #17
p1jrevely
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Itasca, IL
Bikes: 2007 Specialized Tarmac Comp & 2007 Trek FX 7.5 Disc
Posts: 56
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I hope she gets better and is able to come home soon.
p1jrevely is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 09:26 AM   #18
kenseth03
Senior Member
 
kenseth03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Glen Allen Va.
Bikes:
Posts: 382
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Tom. I hope your wife is doing better. I will be praying for both of you!
kenseth03 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 10:12 AM   #19
epcolt
Vorsprung durch Technik
 
epcolt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Fairmont, WV
Bikes: 2007 Specialized Crossroads, 1985 Raleigh Sportif
Posts: 310
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sorry to hear about the illness, but sounds like she is on the mend, best wishes
epcolt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 11:08 AM   #20
Pinyon
Senior Member
 
Pinyon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Northern Colorado
Bikes:
Posts: 1,380
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sorry to hear about Crazylady! I'm glad that she is getting better, and hope that you are doing okay as well. Scary stuff, Tom. Hang in there, and take care.

Pinyon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 11:37 AM   #21
ArtO
Senior Member
 
ArtO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Ocala, Florida
Bikes: Fuji Tahoe
Posts: 52
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sorry to hear about that Tom. Glad she's doing well and looking forward to heading home. Best to both of you.
ArtO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 12:05 PM   #22
b_young
Support JDRF
 
b_young's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Arkansas
Bikes: Specialized Sirrus, Specialized Roubaix Elite
Posts: 874
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I don't believe you are a praying man, so I will do it for you. I hope Crazylady has a speedy recovery.
b_young is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 01:32 PM   #23
atcfoody
Senior Member
 
atcfoody's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: In school again.
Bikes: Trek 7200fx, Surly LHT
Posts: 262
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Ouch! Hope you are doing well and she gets to feeling better soon.
D
atcfoody is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-09, 03:01 PM   #24
funrover 
Senior Member
 
funrover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Colorado
Bikes: Mostly schwinn... few classics
Posts: 2,278
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
WOW!!! Get well soon .. thoughts/Prayers headed your way
funrover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-09, 04:26 PM   #25
Pinyon
Senior Member
 
Pinyon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Northern Colorado
Bikes:
Posts: 1,380
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
How is Crazylady doing? Is she home yet? How are you doing? Keep us posted!
Pinyon is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:33 PM.