Author Archives: Robert Bruce Thompson

Saturday December 16, 2017

It was 23 degrees, sunny, and calm when I took Colin out at 7:45. With Bob in regular ICU now the nurses have more patients and are very busy making it harder to get a phone update. I finally talked … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 3 Comments

Friday December 15, 2017

It was 25 degrees, cloudy, and calm when I took Colin out at 7:30. I stopped in to see Bob yesterday morning on the way to my 8:30 appointment. He was in a less critical area of CICU and had … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 28 Comments

Wednesday December 13, 2017

It was 16 degrees, sunny, and calm when I took Colin out at 7:45. The nurse called me yesterday with a couple of updates. Bob was spiking a fever and the fluid in his chest was still a problem. They … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 41 Comments

Tuesday December 12, 2017

It was 32 degrees. cloudy, and breeze when I took Colin out at 7:45. I stopped to see him yesterday while I was down in Winston but he was very sleepy. The nurse said this morning they may try to … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 44 Comments

Monday December 11, 2017

It was 28 degrees, sunny, and breezy when I took Colin out at 7:45. Frances and Al stopped in to see Bob yesterday afternoon. He nodded yes and no to questions. When Frances told him I was in Sparta with … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 15 Comments

Sunday December 10, 2017

It was 22 degrees and windy when I took Colin out at 8am. The nurse said Bob was the same this morning with no significant changes one way or the other.

Posted in personal | 48 Comments

Saturday December 9, 2017

It was 27 and snowing when I let Colin out at 8am.Looks like we’ve had roughly 6 to 8 inches so far with more falling today. I actually talked with Dr. Lee this morning. He was in the unit when … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 15 Comments

Friday December 8, 2017

It was 30 degrees and calm with light snow when I took Colin out at 7:40. Dr. Lee called yesterday afternoon to let me know Bob was responding to commands but is very weak. This morning he is moving the … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 49 Comments

Thursday December 7, 2017

It was 30 degrees, cloudy, and windy when I took Colin out at 7:30. I called late yesterday afternoon and again this morning to check on Bob. He is about the same. Last night he squeezed the nurses hand. This … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 55 Comments

Tuesday December 5, 2017

It was 45 degrees, cloudy, and windy when Al took Colin at 7:30. The hospital called me at 10:30pm Sunday night. Bob had coded and was back in ICU. I called Frances and Al, dressed, and headed for Winston. They … Continue reading

Posted in personal | 34 Comments