Bethany: Post-procedure Update

Apr 22

Bethany: Post-procedure Update

Small update.  Had my upper and lower GI.  Went fine.  A little scary because I didn’t understand the simplest commands, like, “Scoot back.”  The nurses dragged me backwards on the bed.  Then as they were starting the iv and shoving oxygn tube in my nose, they were giggling, and the only words I caught in English were “So beautiful.”...

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Adam: Doctor, Doctor, Give me the News

Apr 22

Adam: Doctor, Doctor, Give me the News

I just stopped writing my future book to write in the blog. I’m also watching Lost. Probably not the best combination in order to understand what exactly it is I’m watching. I’m three or four episodes behind, but Bethany’s asleep in the bed, so now is probably the best time at catching up before the series finally ends. The sickness is...

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Bethany: Crohn Wars

Apr 21

Bethany:  Crohn Wars

Today was another bad day.  I came home with a stomach ache last night, but it was nothing out of the ordinary.  Then today, I was tired of granola bars and instant oatmeal, my usual breakfast.  So I treated myself to a sausage mcmuffin for breakfast this morning.  At lunch time, my tummy was a little rumbly, and I wasn’t hungry.  So I got some kiwi juice-uh...

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Bethany: Spicy King and Queen explore the Kingdom

Apr 18

Bethany:  Spicy King and Queen explore the Kingdom

Saturday afternoon, Erica and I went to have lunch with ‘Mutual Sympathy,’ the mother of one of Erica’s students, at a traditional Korean restaurant.  Her English name is Julia (because she loves Julia Roberts), but we call her Mutual Sympathy because her flawed English sometimes comes out in strange phrases like “mutual sympathy.”  The...

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Adam: Seouldier

Apr 15

Adam: Seouldier

I’ve been so tired this week. As you read in the previous post from Bethany, we went to Seoul last weekend and had a really good time. It had it’s positives and negatives as a city, but when we got home late Sunday night, I was ready to be back in Busan. We had a pretty interesting ride back to the apartment in a taxi. The driver fell asleep at a stop...

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