was a very bad year. Vickie has
been to the hospital 4 times this year,
I've been once. She's still afflicted by
uncontrollable diarrhea; the doctor as yet
found a way to stop it - even the $1000.00
a month pill didn't work. I've been buying
Depends, she goes through several a day.
Plus, my hearing is worse. My left ear
has always been bad, now my right
one. I can't hear Vickie when she calls
me if I'm in another part of the trailer.
Now, my high blood pressure has
improved since the Dr gave me new
medicine to add to the old, but life is
very tiring and it's easy for my depression
to come back.
Meanwhile, I struggle to pay mounting
medical bills and cook meals (I'm not good at
Plus we lost our big blue heeler
Jud. He loved our walks so and I'm
missing him and that exercise so have gained
I'll be 74 in January, Vickie's 72. Getting old
is a struggle for both of us, hope everyone
on the site has a good year in 2018, and I realize we're
not the only ones having problems.