Diary Entry for 12/1/2003

46° and 32°. Cold but a nice day. Nurse Jim Topping here to give me my shot. 7th one. Florence gave me a piece of lemon pie. Vi was here. I went to Dr. Bupahlia (?) to get packing out. He replaced it with gel. I may need surgery. Jim took me to doctors. Vern called in...

Diary Entry for 12/2/2003

26° and 16°. Some snow. Some sun. Ground white this morning. I washed my gray robe and green outfit. Our VIP Christmas dinner had 12 present plus Cindy and husband. A nice gathering. I paid Florence $5 toward staff’s Christmas gifts. I received a call from hospital...

Diary Entry for 12/3/2003

36° and 11°. A cold day. Mostly sunny. Kinney’s brought me Procrit and Lipitor. Cost almost $1200 but Epic paid all of it. I went to exercise class. 9 out. Jim called. Also Vern. I played Pedro in evening. My nose still dripping.

Diary Entry for 12/4/2003

34° and 21°. The nurse Bev was here in AM. I gave myself my first Procrit shot (stomach). She did CBC. They decorated for Christmas here today. I got my tree out and some of the decorations. Vi was here. Betty Greico called in evening. Also Jolie called three times....

Diary Entry for 12/5/2003

25° and 9°. A very cold sunny day. Jessie here to clean. We went to drug store and grocery store. I worked at my tree. I gave bag of food for postman’s drive for needy.