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  1. Mhatter99 profile image68
    Mhatter99posted 10 years ago

    Thank you all for your concern.

    Sorry to worry you all. Cellulitis attacked my right leg. I was taken to emergency and hospitalized. I got out yesterday (4/15).
    I apologize my first communication is a little brief. I do have a lot of people to notify and my typing seems a bit slow. Let’s see what tomorrow holds.


    1. aviannovice profile image85
      aviannoviceposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you, Martin.  I was wondering what was happening.  Thanks for the update.

    2. Cardisa profile image87
      Cardisaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Martin, I hope you are doing much better. I didn't see the original post but I do hope everything is alright.

    3. Cantuhearmescream profile image78
      Cantuhearmescreamposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I'm glad to see your home and well, everyone can wait. :-)

    4. Deborah Brooks profile image61
      Deborah Brooksposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Oh Martin It is so good to see you.. You have really  been missed my friend..
      thank God you are here.. cant wait to read your poetry

    5. profile image0
      Joanne M Olivieriposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Please take care, Martin.  That can be very serious and painful.  Glad to see you on here.

    6. Faith Reaper profile image85
      Faith Reaperposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Oh, dearest Mh, I have been wondering where you have been!  I will be in prayer for you dearest friend.  God bless you.  In His Love Always, Faith Reaper

    7. travmaj profile image73
      travmajposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Hello Martin - sorry to hear your news - hope you are well on the way to recovery. Missed you heaps - just glad you are ok. Best wishes and take care -

    8. shiningirisheyes profile image61
      shiningirisheyesposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Martin - I was away from Hub pages while recuperating from a fall.  I am certainly fine and I am not telling you this for sympathy.  I only state this so you know why you have not heard from me in some time.  I am thankful you are on the mend and send my sincerest of blessings to you.  I always enjoy your beautiful poetry but truly appreciate your awesome sense of humor.  Sending many Irish blessing to you, my friend.  XO

    9. tobusiness profile image82
      tobusinessposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Hi Matin, I've only just found this, although I wondered why I'd not seen anything from you lately. Take care and get well soon, hugs and best wishes from across the pond.
      Love Jo.

    10. btrbell profile image88
      btrbellposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I am so sorry. I hope you continue to feel better.

  2. pstraubie48 profile image81
    pstraubie48posted 10 years ago

    Good to hear from you....take care of you....Angels are on the way to sweet sweet you. ps

  3. pstraubie48 profile image81
    pstraubie48posted 10 years ago

    Good to hear from you....take care of you....Angels are on the way to sweet sweet you. ps

  4. wetnosedogs profile image60
    wetnosedogsposted 10 years ago

    Certainly missed your daily poems.
    Glad to hear you are back home.
    Important thing is getting yourself up to par.
    Just glad to hear from you.

  5. Steve Lensman profile image61
    Steve Lensmanposted 10 years ago

    Very sorry to hear about this Martin, hope you get well soon.

    Your first post in this thread seems to be missing.

  6. dailytop10 profile image86
    dailytop10posted 10 years ago

    Get well soon my friend.

  7. writinglover profile image78
    writingloverposted 10 years ago

    Oh, dear.  I'm sorry about your leg, but I'm so happy that you're out of the hopsital. Hopefully you continue to improve and do well!

  8. profile image0
    Beth37posted 10 years ago

    Oh, Im so sorry. You always make such an effort for everyone here... so glad you are on the mend!

  9. James-wolve profile image74
    James-wolveposted 10 years ago

    Oh my dear friend,I am so sorry to hear this distressing news and my heart reaches out to you.I  am praying for your speedy recovery. We need you back soonest!things are not just the same without you around. Everyone seems to be serious and frowning lol many days passed and no one could put that smile on my face.I am down these days,come and give me that special kick to my morale:)
    I look forward to the time when you will come back.We really need you here.Get well sonnest.

  10. kj force profile image60
    kj forceposted 10 years ago

    Martin....So sorry to hear of your plight...Cellulitus can be a very serious condition if left untreated...and many times we don't even known the origin of what we did....Have you ever experienced this condition before ?I am dealing with it as we just flared up last week...sometimes it can start from a bug bite/scratch/bump/bruise any kind of trauma....the swelling and discomfort is the most aggravating....I am using the all natural treatment....welcome back and take care of yourself..and may your recovery be a speedy you were missed....

  11. agapsikap profile image60
    agapsikapposted 10 years ago

    Get well soon, Sir. Your followers are just here waiting for those limericks..
    Remember, to ease the pain just one funny limerick a day.
    You've got to help increase your immune system.
    Everything happens for a reason. Green veggies might help..

  12. xstatic profile image60
    xstaticposted 10 years ago

    We hope all is well tonight...

  13. moonlake profile image83
    moonlakeposted 10 years ago

    Sorry you have had health problems. Glad to hear you are better.

  14. HattieMattieMae profile image60
    HattieMattieMaeposted 10 years ago

    Yes, hope you get back in shape soon! Happy healing, and sending out some prayers. smile

  15. AliciaC profile image95
    AliciaCposted 10 years ago

    I'm so sorry about your cellulitis, Martin. I've missed your poems. I hope you get better very soon.

  16. shampa sadhya profile image77
    shampa sadhyaposted 10 years ago

    Hope you are much better now, get well soon!

  17. SAM ELDER profile image58
    SAM ELDERposted 10 years ago

    wish you quick recovery :-)

  18. bravewarrior profile image86
    bravewarriorposted 10 years ago

    Martin, I was wondering why you hadn't been posting lately.  I hope you are on the road to recovery, my poetic friend.  You have been missed!

  19. MizBejabbers profile image88
    MizBejabbersposted 10 years ago

    Get back on your feet soon, my friend. Ill health is no fun.

  20. profile image0
    Valleypoetposted 10 years ago

    Missed the laughs my friend, hope you are well soon:-))

  21. DDE profile image46
    DDEposted 10 years ago

    I wondered what happened to you not seeing your daily poems got me thinking hope you get well soon. God Bless you!

  22. thost profile image61
    thostposted 10 years ago

    Hope you are well. Welcome back.

  23. profile image0
    summerberrieposted 10 years ago

    Take care.

  24. janshares profile image95
    jansharesposted 10 years ago

    Hi Mhatter, I was missing my dose of evening poetry, smile  wondered if you were on vacation. Sorry to hear about your ailment. Heal soon, get your rest. I'm glad you're okay.


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