Ree Visanian (treebones) wrote,
Ree Visanian


Two of my oldest friends are roommates. One of them had her workplace burn down on Monday. The other found out yesterday that her dad was in the hospital on a ventilator. His health care provider managed to collapse his lung when they went in to biopsy the spot they'd seen on his lung during chest x-ray. She hadn't heard about *any* of this.

I may not be making it to sword class tonight, because her dad is in a nursing home in the middle of screaming nowhere, halfway between Flint and Lansing.

Glad I didn't go to the security guard company to fill out paperwork today; it would have taken all day, and I would have missed the call.

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