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Omphaloskepsis Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-09-07 06:17 AM
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47. I just thought I should relay my story.
I'm lazy and need a smoke. Prepare for horrific spelling and grammar. I couldn't talk until I was four. No doctor could find the problem. My grandma called me retarded to my mom. That didn't go over well with my mother. After years of looking for the problem they found a tumor in my larynx. After they took it out I started speaking in a few weeks. I'm not sure how that applies to you (I was going somewhere, I lost track)? But it was a lot of work and I will submit the comment anyways.... I need a smoke.
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  -Permit me to mope a little? LaraMN  Feb-08-07 03:46 PM   #0 
  - .  LeftyMom   Feb-08-07 03:48 PM   #1 
  - ..  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 03:57 PM   #9 
  - I'm sorry. But, I must disagree.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-08-07 03:49 PM   #2 
  - Thanks, sweetie.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 03:55 PM   #7 
     - I don't know if this will help  LouisianaLiberal   Feb-08-07 11:13 PM   #43 
  - Oh honey!  KitchenWitch   Feb-08-07 03:49 PM   #3 
  - Thanks, hon.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 03:58 PM   #10 
  - Thank you for (in your sadness) reminding us about what is truly important.  Redbear   Feb-08-07 03:53 PM   #4 
  - You're welcome.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 03:59 PM   #11 
  - :hug:  Prag   Feb-08-07 03:53 PM   #5 
  - I hear ya.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 03:59 PM   #13 
  - Here's a hug, Lara...  NewWaveChick1981   Feb-08-07 03:53 PM   #6 
  - The "severe" delay refers to his expressive language skills,  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:01 PM   #14 
     - My niece has Asperger's Syndrome, and her language skills  NewWaveChick1981   Feb-08-07 04:03 PM   # 
        - That's not Asperger's Syndrome, then.  Spider Jerusalem   Feb-08-07 04:10 PM   #23 
  - .  JVS   Feb-08-07 03:55 PM   #8 
  - Thanks.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:02 PM   #15 
  - Hugs to ya, Lara.  kmla   Feb-08-07 03:59 PM   #12 
  - Aw, thanks!  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:03 PM   #16 
  - you are a great mom.  redwitch   Feb-08-07 04:04 PM   #17 
  - I fed my kids chicken nuggets for lunch for the third day in a row.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:05 PM   #18 
  - Oh, yeah? I can SO top that.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-08-07 04:15 PM   #28 
  - i could top that.  redwitch   Feb-08-07 09:48 PM   #42 
  - She sure is. An incredibly devoted mom.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-08-07 04:05 PM   #19 
  - Evaluations: cold, clinical, heartless  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-08-07 04:05 PM   #20 
  - Aw, I'm not mad at them.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:08 PM   #21 
  - As someone who once performed those evaluations, you are absolutely right.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-08-07 04:10 PM   #24 
     - I had a bunch of 'evaluations' in kindergarten and fifth grade  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-08-07 04:24 PM   #33 
        - Wasn't right?  VenusRising   Feb-09-07 06:24 AM   #48 
           - Thanks to everyone for all the hugs and sweetness!  LaraMN   Feb-09-07 08:13 AM   #52 
  - Oh Jeez, My wife and I have been through this with our now 9 year old son  new_beawr   Feb-08-07 04:08 PM   #22 
  - Your son sounds like he's doing great!  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:14 PM   #26 
     - Don't be scared  new_beawr   Feb-08-07 05:26 PM   #35 
  - I don't know what to say  in search of sanity   Feb-08-07 04:13 PM   #25 
  - I'll take it.  LaraMN   Feb-08-07 04:14 PM   #27 
  - For you and Jack:  Starbucks Anarchist   Feb-08-07 04:16 PM   #29 
  - What is IQ? Is he nice? Is he kind? Do you love each other?  mainegreen   Feb-08-07 04:17 PM   #30 
  - I think you said it all in the phrase...  TheBaldyMan   Feb-08-07 04:17 PM   #31 
  - With a mom like you, he'll do just fine.  zanne   Feb-08-07 04:23 PM   #32 
  - Awww, Lara  huskerlaw   Feb-08-07 04:44 PM   #34 
  - Ah, that scientific clinical phrasing  skygazer   Feb-08-07 05:34 PM   #36 
  - I remember those evals...  NC_Nurse   Feb-08-07 05:44 PM   #37 
  - You're a great mom...  GoddessOfGuinness   Feb-08-07 05:52 PM   #38 
  - Is there anyone on Earth whose hugs are sweeter than Jack's?  SOteric   Feb-08-07 06:29 PM   #39 
  - you wanna know what is really different about jack?  wildhorses   Feb-08-07 06:40 PM   #40 
  - Know that they are playing cover their asses  DainBramaged   Feb-08-07 06:46 PM   #41 
  - I have a strange take on this.  Kali   Feb-09-07 01:06 AM   #44 
  - Y'know what....  reyd reid reed   Feb-09-07 01:47 AM   #45 
  - Try thinking about it this way  China_cat   Feb-09-07 06:03 AM   #46 
  - I just thought I should relay my story.  Omphaloskepsis   Feb-09-07 06:17 AM   #47 
  - Hugs to you and Jack, LauraMN.  VenusRising   Feb-09-07 06:33 AM   #49 
  - I just read this little story, and thought you might like it  AllegroRondo   Feb-09-07 08:09 AM   #50 
  - Permission always granted.  Vash the Stampede   Feb-09-07 08:10 AM   #51 
 

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