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Author Topic: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)  (Read 1251 times)

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Offline Basquo

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Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« on: February 17, 2007, 08:54:35 PM »
Things change.

As of today, I no longer have a romantic interest.  And as of today, I hate Wal-Mart.  Who knows, next week I might like CSI:NY.

Three weeks ago, I was PMing Andy about my visit to New York, and how I didnít think I could financially swing AMG í07.  A week prior to that, I told Jan there was a better chance of me meeting her in Las Vegas, as Russian River seemed too complicated (and expensive.)

On Monday, something my boss and I have been working on for over a year became a reality.  I got a promotion!

I wonít go into a lot of boring detail or history, but hereís what the bottom line be:

Iíll be in San Francisco this September for AMG í07!

Step 1:  I socked away some extra $$ with my tax withholdings last year, so Iíll purchase my plane ticket this week when I get my refund.

Step 2: I start saving extra $$ for the rest of the trip.

As always, I love you all very much! (well, most of you, anyway.)

Best,
Creighton

Edited to say AMG '07, not '08!
« Last Edit: February 18, 2007, 03:11:05 PM by Basquo »

Offline Longislander

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Re: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2007, 08:58:16 PM »
awesome! Congrats on all of it, except the love interest thingy~!
infected 10/05 diagnosed 12-05
2/06   379/57000                    6/07 372/30500 25%   4/09 640/U/32% 
5/06   ?? /37000                     8/07 491/55000/24%    9/09 913/U/39%
8/06   349/9500 25%              11/07 515/68000/24     2/10 845/U/38%
9/06   507/16,000 30% !          2/08  516/116k/22%    7/10 906/80/39%
12/06 398/29000 26%             Start Atripla 3/08
3/07   402/80,000 29%            4/08  485/undet!/27
4/07   507/35,000 25%            7/08 625/UD/34%
                                                 11/08 684/U/36%

Offline Robert

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Re: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2007, 11:22:55 PM »
Hey Creighton

This is really good news.  I've heard others express reservations about going due to money etc but I keep telling them never say no.  There is a lot of time between now and then.  As you said, things change.

So everyone, keep an open mind about September in San Francisco.

And Creighton, I owe you dinner.

robert
..........

Offline heartforyou

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Re: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2007, 10:45:48 AM »
baby... that is good news....

yeah


hermie
Diagnosed in 1987 and still kicking
Viread, Kivexa (Epzicom),Viramune once daily

Happiness is the freedom of breathing fresh air every day.

Offline twofires

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Re: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2007, 11:52:34 AM »
the only constant is change

aside from that, too much money has always been the unattainable dream for me:

"when life looks like easy street, there is danger at your door!" (grateful dead tune)

everytime I seem to get ahead something goes to hell like a transmission...
Who was it wrote; Give any one species too much rope and they'll fuck it up?
-Roger Waters

Offline Ihavehope

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Re: Things Change (and No, I'm not leaving!)
« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2007, 06:00:11 PM »
Don't take the good things that you have accomplished for granted. You deserve wonderful things if you worked hard for it.
Infected: April 2005
12/6/06 - Diagnosed HIV positive
12/19/06 - CD4 = 240  22% VL = 26,300
1/4/07 - CD4 = 200 16% VL = ?
2/9/07 = Started Kaletra/Truvada
3/13/07 = CD4 = 386 22% VL ?

 


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