Friday, June 5, 2009

Thoughts for Others

My assistant's husband had a major heart attack last night. She said that the doctors said that if he had waited a second longer to call 911, he would have died. And, as it is, he had immediate surgery and is not safe yet. He is 45. My thoughts and prayers are with them both.


  1. Hi Jennifer,
    What a young to be smitten. It wakes us up when a friend or acquaintance or even a stranger that we know of gets seriously ill or dies. This week 3 people who fit into those categories passed away, none old.

    Enjoy your day, your family, your life moment by moment...
    Happy Days

  2. Oh my! We should all worry about our health, at any age.

  3. oh, that's terrible, i know what they are going through, that was us february of 08, i hope he pulls out of it, you know when my husband had his heart attack i gave him an asprin to chuew on, the emergency room doctor said it probably saved his life. our thoughts are with them as well.

  4. I hope he will be well. My thoughts are with him and his family.

    Sadly, it seems men in their 40s and 60s are very prone to heart attacks. My father-in-law was 66, just recently retired, when he died of a massive heart attack that he thought was just indigestion. So tragic.


Thanks for visiting. I love having you at my table with me.

Something About Sunsets

There is something about sunsets that always makes me melancholy.  Dylan Thomas whispers in my ears.  "Do not go gentle into that goo...