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    was kung-fu fighting lodi781's Avatar
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    Need a whole lot of that Foo energy right now...

    Just got word that one of my friends at work had a heart attack today. he coded twice at the ER and then twice again in surgery. They brought him back all four times. He is in critical but stable condition, in the ICU. This is a guy that took me under his wing when I was a probie, and I had my first fire with him. His family and I are really close....any prayers right now would be so appreciated, he has a wife and four kids...thanks everyone...
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    That's tough news. I wish he and his family the best.

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    That's really scary and stressful stuff. I'll definitely say a prayer for the guy and his family. Glad to hear that he's stable.

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    So sorry to hear, sending lots of positive healing vibes and ((hugs))
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    It double sucks when its somebody who was your mentor.


    Foo energy coming to him!!! What's his name?
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    Foo energy coming - hope he gets well soon!

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    FireFighterFOO energy going his way! (its just like FOO energy but has twice the bite! )
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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite View Post
    It double sucks when its somebody who was your mentor.


    Foo energy coming to him!!! What's his name?
    His name is jon.
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    Just want give a HUGE thanks for everyones thoughts...got an update this morning, hes not out of the woods yet, still heavily sedated, but they took out the balloons, and as it seems now, there is a good chance for recovery. just keeping my fingers crossed right now, but things seem good all things considered.
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    So sorry - more positive vibes here, hoping things continue to improve from here...

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    Warm power sent...
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    We all feel for you, your friend and his family. I will definitely include them in my prayers today. You too. Always tough to see friends struggling.
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    Wow. A person dedicated to saving lives and now he is struggling with his own. Crazy, isn't it?

    Lots of prayers for Jon and his family. Prayers for the doctors and the nurses that will help him through this. And prayers for you, C...be strong for him and for the others at work who I know are feeling the sadness radiating throughout your station.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lodi781 View Post
    just keeping my fingers crossed right now, but things seem good all things considered.
    Just read this thread... Hope the recovery continues!

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