Prayers needed for a friend

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by debilorrah, May 18, 2010.

  1. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    And who would ever thought this woman would become so attached to me. My boss, who I share an office with, has a sister that we have lunch with quite often. It has now gotten to the point that her sister asks if I can come too.

    She was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. She has had two surgeries and is now a month into chemo, and quite ill. She felt good enough today to go to lunch, and in the middle of lunch started gagging. I grabbed a picnic basket shaped ad for the restaurants new patty melt, ripped the top off, and shove it at her!

    She was fine and didn't need the thing, but it brought home the fact that this dear woman needs prayer for healing. So please keep her in your prayers. She is really a sweet gal, who last week shaved her head because her hair is falling out in clumps. [​IMG]
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    [​IMG] I hate that so many peole are suffering with evil cancer...
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Me too Wendy, and this is really the first time I have experienced it first hand. It is rotten.
  4. WingingIt

    WingingIt Songster

    Apr 16, 2009
    HATE cancer. HATE it. Prayers coming. Do you mind sharing the first letter of her name? Thanks.
  5. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Oh, I totally forgot that! Her name is Joyce.
  6. Lunachick

    Lunachick Chicken Slave

    Mar 19, 2007
    Brick, NJ
    I'll send a little prayer out for Joyce. No one needs to suffer like that. I hope that was the only time and that she'll be fine. You do get sensitive to certain smells and certain foods. I don't know if you wear perfume or not Debi, or if your boss does but that is a big one for people on chemo. Just a little info for you. [​IMG]
  7. WingingIt

    WingingIt Songster

    Apr 16, 2009
    Thank you. Prayers coming for Joyce.
  8. cristina33

    cristina33 Songster

    Jan 11, 2007
    sending prayers
  9. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Quote:I dont because my boss is very sensitive to it, so when I see Joyce I never have any on. I even choose lotion with no scent because w share an office. Every three weeks Joyce received a cocktail of drugs and it usually takes 2-3 days before she is down for the count for about 4-5 days. She gets very sick.
  10. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    That poor woman, she's in my prayers!

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