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28e Anniversaire et 10th Anniversary

French Word of the Day: Le futur (luh foo-tour)- the future I wasn’t sure that I was going to write this one, but I thought it was a good one to note. 10 years ago today, I had just returned … Continue reading

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November, Where Art Thou?

French Word of the Day: disparu (diss-par-ew)- gone, disappeared For those of you who think the title should be “Wherefore art thou” like the line from Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, you’re incorrect.  Wherefore means why.  It’s a common misconception that … Continue reading

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Test Results

French Word of the Day: rémission (ray-miss-ee-own)- remission The test results for the chemotherapy and in, and they are looking fabulous!  I would have been just a touch angry if the doctor had come back and said, “Well, that whole … Continue reading

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Last Lupron

French Word of the Day: aïe (eye)- ow I’ve gotten my final menopause shot!  I’m in the home stretch here. My back’s been in pain from it for about the past hour and a half.  Whoever said “complaining never helps” … Continue reading

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Cinco de Chemo

French Word of the Day: cinq (sank)- five (I realize I’ve written it in Spanish everywhere else.) Well folks, we’ve reached numero cinco.  My veins weren’t cooperating, so I got stuck twice. You can kind of see the bruise in … Continue reading

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3 (Not to be confused with the Britney Spears song)

French Word of the Day: troisième (twa- see-em)- third Shirts with three-quarter length sleeves are the clothing item to wear while getting treatments.  (I know you all worry the most about fashion when you’re getting sick.)  More of your arm is … Continue reading

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C’est ici!

French Word(s) of the Day: C’est ici! (say ee-see)- it’s here! Well everyone, it’s chemo time.  Based on the messages and words of comfort I’ve gotten from everyone, you’re all way more freaked out about this than I am.  I … Continue reading

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