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Author Topic: For Those Who Might Remember Me  (Read 2118 times)

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Offline BillyJack

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For Those Who Might Remember Me
« on: July 11, 2008, 02:54:34 PM »
Not sure if this is posted in the right forum, my apologies if it is not. I first posted here (under the same name, which I had to re-register) about five years ago, freaked out of my mind, convinced that I had HIV.

My possible exposure was unprotected sex with a prostitute, over ten years ago. Have taken the Home Access test about five times - all NEGATIVE.  But my paranoia and obvious mental issues wouldn't accept it. Fortunately, with time, the fear waned. But it was rough going for a while.

The "symptoms" that I had (loss of taste, body aches, etc.) have long since disappeared. Just found out that me and my wife are expecting. The obligatory blood tests have come back fine, and wife and unborn child are doing awesome.

Hopefully my experience will be of benefit to those who are now in the same position I was, five years ago. Things are not always what they seem, believe me.

Good to see that Andy is still at the helm, and I saw Tim's name on the Administration List. If it is the same Tim from back then, glad to hear that you are still hanging in there. I appreciate the kind words you would give me from time to time.

Also, if IFEELURPAIN is reading this, I hope all is well, brother.

Take care all.

Offline Andy Velez

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Re: For Those Who Might Remember Me
« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2008, 03:27:15 PM »
Good to know you have reliably tested negative. Way to go!

Just make sure you stay that way by always, without exception, using a condom everytime you have vaginal or anal intercourse.

Andy Velez

Offline BillyJack

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Re: For Those Who Might Remember Me
« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2008, 03:37:54 PM »
I am married, have been since I posted on the board way back when, so the condom is no longer necessary.  :)

Offline Andy Velez

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Re: For Those Who Might Remember Me
« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2008, 04:23:08 PM »
Congrats! Good luck to you.
Andy Velez

Offline BillyJack

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Re: For Those Who Might Remember Me
« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2008, 07:06:25 PM »
Thank you, Andy. As I don't see any familiar names (other than the ones I've already mentioned), I hope the others who posted back then have moved on, too.


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