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Author Topic: 18 years ago today...  (Read 2811 times)

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Offline gemini20

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18 years ago today...
« on: September 11, 2009, 04:46:01 PM »
I got my HIV diagnosis - never thought I'd have made it this far in the early days, weeks and months after it happened but I have, must be that 'fuck the virus' attitude I adopted on the 10th anniversary!

Emma



Diagnosed 11th September 1991
Current CD4 count 484 (26%); viral load undetectable (December 2011).
Restarting boosted Prezista 08/04/11

Offline BT65

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2009, 05:46:20 PM »
Congrats, Emma.  Here's to many, many more years!
I've never killed anyone, but I frequently get satisfaction reading the obituary notices.-Clarence Darrow

Offline Snowangel

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2009, 07:15:04 PM »
Good for you, Emma!  You go girl  ;D
Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important

The heaviest thing you can carry is a grudge..

One thing you can give and still keep...is your word.

One thing you can't recycle is wasted time.

Offline Robert

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2009, 08:07:45 PM »


time sure flies, especially when you've been busy connecting all the dots.

robert
..........

Offline Joe K

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2009, 08:20:29 PM »
Emma,

Congrats on your 18th and here's to another 18.

Offline weasel

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2009, 09:39:00 PM »
pleased for you !

very nice indeedy !

                     with love , Carl   :-*
" Live and let Live "

Offline Jeffreyj

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #6 on: September 12, 2009, 12:21:49 AM »
What a great accomplishment Emma! You are truly an amazing woman!
Positive since 1985

Offline AndyArrow

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2009, 04:03:19 AM »
Happy 18th Emma!

Here's to putting the virus in it place & living a happy productive life!!!

Hugs!
AA
It is not the arrival that matters.  It is the journey along the way. -- Michel Montaigne

Offline aztecan

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2009, 09:31:43 AM »
Hey Emma,

Congratulations, 18 is quite a landmark!

A toast to many more such commemorations.

HUGS,

Mark
"May your life preach more loudly than your lips."
~ William Ellery Channing (Unitarian Minister)

Offline AlanBama

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Re: 18 years ago today...
« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2009, 03:12:49 PM »
Congratulations honey!   Your virus is 18 yrs old now; guess it will be wanting to drink and smoke, huh?

HUGS,

Alan   ;D
"Remember my sentimental friend that a heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others." - The Wizard of Oz

 


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