Thursday, August 13, 2015

Time out!!!


Last Wednesday late in the afternoon apparently I had a stroke .. I say apparently because I am not too aware of the events that unfolded ... I thought I was perfectly ok even though I could not get up off the floor ..I know I was really angry with my darling husband because he rang 000 and was telling them all sorts of what I determined at the time were lies about me
But since then I now realise he was not ... All I can say is having a stroke was like nothing else that has ever happened to me ... I was aware of what was going on yet not aware of what was happening to me... I could tell you word for word what was said and done around me but can't explain why this was happening because there was simply nothing wrong .. Not with me anyway ... I was just  fine .. Even though I couldn't get up off the floor I was fine ... I have since worked out  Why I could get up apart from the obvious the stroke... My left side ... Leg and arm no longer worked I could not lift myself nor could I drag myself .. I could not crawl on hands and knees and I could not even push myself along the floor I was very stuck on the floor .. But I kept saying if I could get to the bed I would be able to get on it and I would be fine ... But try as I might I could not get there ... And the positively scary part is if Marcos had gone out like  he was going to instead of waiting for me to go to the loo before leaving Heaven knows where I would be today ... I am recovering very well because I was treated  rapidly and they stopped the damage from going too far .. But I dare say it will be some time before I make a quilt but I intend to beat this ... I will return to my sewing machine and we will be friends again .. This is a promise I have made me... I have a goal ... And it is achievable... Well I believe it is ... And I am looking forward to going home

6 comments:

  1. I am very sorry about your stroke. Very frightening! You were fortunate to have had immediate care. Your chances are greatly improved. I am sending you positive energy and patiently waiting to see your next quilt :)

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  2. Remember that, love, support and prayer goes a long way. Stay positive!

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  3. Take care of yourself Bobbie...know that anytime you are up for a chat we will be here. It's good to have some motivation... All blog land will be wishing you well and thinking of you....

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  4. I've been thinking of you.. Hope you are getting better

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  5. Oh you should take care of yourself. I am a very sensitive person, and it reminded me one of the severe accidents that happened to me last year. Anyways, wish you a happy life.

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