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Aiden update.. Posted Pictures! Must end the Aiden thread. Aiden is doing excellent. THANK YOU COTH!!! (137) 1/23

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  • #61
    They are hanging in there--they've dealt with this setback and we are moving forward--we'll hopefully know what the next step is by tomorrow--one of her main concerns as always was that we let you guys know.

    Keep that support coming--it makes moments like these a little easier to bear

    Proud Member of Wood Hill Farm who's motto is "I'm not going sober!"
    Proud Member of Wood Hill Farm who's motto is "I'm not going sober!"

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    • #62
      First words out of my mouth were, well, they cannot be repeated! This has to be so frustrating for all. I think of what this family has endured......the strength they must have has to be the strength of a zillion horses. There is a light at the end of this tunnel, just don't know how long the tunnel actually is....and that light will be the right answer, a new liver, for Aiden. I'll be doing some chatting with the Man upstairs tomorrow on the fenceline....
      Bethe Mounce
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      • #63
        I never knew the difficulty behind all of this. It makes me proud to say that I have a little heart on my drivers license. I WILL be a donor one day! I just KNOW that Aiden will find a donor very soon...My thoughts, prayers and tons of LOVE being sent your way! All of you are so strong and that strenght passes through to your beautiful little boy! All I want for Christmas is for Aiden to find a donor!!
        Hugs and Kisses XOXOXO
        Natalie
        Red Gate Stable

        I RODE, I RODE...Well, if you can call it that....I RODE!!
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        • #64
          Thinking of you all every step of the way- hugs to all the Hawks.

          SLW
          "It is I."

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          • #65
            Well dag nab it!!!!!!!!!! (another one here who edited what she REALLY said!).

            Sigh... (((HUGS))) to Lisa, Aiden, & Joey... Jennifer too.


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            • #66
              I'm sure that is disappointing news but it must mean that the perfect donor is still out there!

              [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img] praying often and jingling hard [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]

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              • #67
                Praying and jingling here too. I am so sorry to hear the news.

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                • #68
                  Prayers are still being sent from MD for you Aiden.

                  Yes we all are disappointed Jennifer didn't make the match but let's try to keep this thread positive for the family. We have a lot to be grateful for. Aiden's smile is on the top of my list. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif[/img] I look at his adorable photo everyday and count my blessings.

                  Stay hopeful everyone. The Hawks need us more now. Hugs to all.

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                  • #69
                    In telling my sister about Aiden and the BB (it is hard to explain, actually how this is a real community and all about the auction), my sister told me that she was now on a national registry for bone marrow donation, due to the need of a friend's child (who she was not a match for).

                    Isn't there anything similar for livers? I guess not, or your quest would be over by now.

                    Perhaps Aiden's plight can spur the development of such a registry?

                    I am so sorry that a match is so hard to find. But there is one out there for him. I truly believe that.

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                    • #70
                      Well drat...

                      Hugs and kisses to the little man! And hugs to you and Joey (don't think I should be sending kisses to you or your husband!! [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img] )

                      RolexH - you have mail [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]

                      Angela

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                      • #71
                        [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

                        {{HUGS}} That liver is coming. Just hang in there.

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                        • #72
                          Thoughts and prayers from icy Brightwood tonight.

                          ~Kryswyn~
                          "Always look on the bright side of life, de doo, de doo de doo de doo"
                          ~Kryswyn~ Always look on the bright side of life, de doo, de doo de doo de doo
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                          • #73
                            Jingles and prayers --lots and lots of them!

                            I wish we could all be there to greet you when you get home with hugs (and maybe some milk and cookies and your favorite bunny slippers).

                            Stay strong and positive (as you always are) and give that little trouper a goodnight kiss from his BB aunties and uncles.

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                            • #74
                              suck. sorry RolexH to hear the news...


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                              ---WHX---

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                              • #75
                                [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img] Keep your chin up RolexH, there's bound to be some good news soon!
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                                • #76
                                  But I am sticking to my resolve that this is just one more twist building up to the blockbuster Hollywood happy ending!

                                  Curb chains still jingling ... Aiden, my young friend, someday you will have one helluva story to tell!

                                  Dearest Santa: All I really want for Christmas is flying LEAD CHANGES!! [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img]
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                                  • #77
                                    And that's how I really feel,

                                    So sorry for the bad news, and still crossing my fingers that someone will match soon.

                                    Alixe

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                                    • #78
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                                      Beaming strength your way.
                                      Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.

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                                      • #79
                                        Quote:

                                        "EYES UP! KICK ON!"

                                        Turning my curb chain jingle meter up a notch!

                                        "I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship."
                                        -Louisa May Alcott
                                        "My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we'll change the world." ~ Jack Layton

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                                        • #80
                                          Jingling and thinking positive thoughts for success the next time.

                                          xoxo

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