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The First Anniversary of my Premature (ALMOST) Demise...
by Ed Matlack
Saturday, July 24, 2010
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Thank you to all that prayed, sent cards and such & generally gave to both Rene & I some of your strength...ed

Picture of coma galaxy...



This day one year ago,

Started my diabetic coma,

How long I was out I don’t know,

But to happen to me, especially in summer, surely did blow…


I have to thank all here that cared and prayed,

I have to thank my lady Rene for standing by me,

For if she was not there I may have died,

I have to thank my best friends Lien & Barb,

They came to visit me all the time and were there for Rene,

They all so much had showed their love for me and cried…


Now I am so much better, maybe my sugar is a bit wacky,

But that will calm down once I get it under control,

I hope writing this I don’t seem in the least bit tacky,

As I want everyone to know how much I give to God & you all, my thanks…

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Reviewed by Linda Hill
I'm so thankful you survived this, yes..God brought you through. I'm glad you are still here to write many, many more wonderful poems.

Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Yer welcome. Maybe now you'll get knacky with poetry. ;-)

Reviewed by John Bidwell
Glad you're on the mend. Can't bring candy in the woods anyway- bears take it away.

Reviewed by Patrick Granfors
You are most humbly welcome. Patrick
Reviewed by jude forese
keep up the good work, Ed ... just stabilize that sugar ...
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

See what answered prayers can do? Don't thank us first without thanking God first for hearing our prayers. =] STILL prayin' for ya. ALWAYS.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Remember it was GOD who brought you through, Ed! Don't EVER doubt Him for a second; He has plans for you! Grab hold of them and never let go! Know you and Rene' continue to be in my prayers and thoughts! Glad you are still here; the Den would be a much sadder place without you here! I love you, (((Sweet Man)))!

(((HUGS))) As always, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D

Just continue TO take care of yourself, y'hear, young man???
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
lovely and hesart felt!
It was your courage that brought you through, your determination, and I am glad, bless you! Happy Anniversary! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
You're very welcome, D.W.! Now get out there and ride that bike of yours, before it gets too hot out.
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Yea...even old hippies like us get second chances...glad you took advantage of yours to move forward.
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