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Old December 12th, 2007, 03:20 PM
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Please keep my daughter, Kaitlyn, in your prayers. She is only 19 years old. She has been ill for several weeks. The doctor just told me she has a solid spot on her left kidney. Tomorrow she is scheduled for a CAT Scan with contrast. I am very upset and worried.

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Melody............. Kaitlyn will be in our prayers & thoughts.........




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Prayers are on their way from Massachusetts. Keep us posted on the results.
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Melody, please know how many of us are sending prayers...Keep in touch when you can...
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We'll be thinking of you and your daughter...So sorry to hear that especially around the holidays. Let us know how things are going when you can.
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I will be praying for her and for you. My thoughts are with you. I'm very sorry and sad to hear this.
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Melody,

Very tough to get through when our kids are ill. We're all thinking of you, and hope that the results are something minor causing her illness, and both you and your daughter are well!
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Prayers, it is always very dificult when our children are ill. prayers for you and yours.
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I'll add her to the prayer list at church. Keep the faith as He is able to do anything.
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Melody, My prayers and good thoughts on the way.

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I am praying as we speak. I will also add her and your family to my prayer list.
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Oh Mel

I am so sorry. I will also be praying for your daughter and your family.

I have also sent you a PM

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Melody- Marj and I know from experience what you are going through. Stay strong, pray lots, cry when necessary. Our prayers are with you and your daughter.
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Please add me to the prayer warriors list. I hope that whatever is going on will just be some little thing out of whack that can easily be taken care of. Please keep us posted. Hugs to both of you.

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Dear Melody,

My prayers are coming from Arkansas to you and your sweet daughter, Kaitlyn.
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I am checking in. I am still in tears for my baby girl. I haven't told her how serious this could be. She has missed two finals and is struggling to make the final two exams at LSU. The school has been great. They have delayed the exams she has missed. Our priest has given my some comfort. I am devastated, crushed and destroyed. Your prayers are uplifting and encouraging. I will post as soon as I have results. Please forgive me if I am not online. My heart hurts. Love, Melody
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Oh Melody I am so sorry you and your girl are going through this. My thoughts and prayers are with you both. Sweety hang in there! If your daughter is half as tough as her mom, she'll do great!

I am up in Canada right now staying with d/h's Mom, but I will be popping in here to check on you both. Keep in touch and let us know what's going on.
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Another bad night. She missed her exam this morning. SHe passed out twice last night. Her hearing goes in and out. Her back pain is horrible. She ate very little this morning. She is resting before we wash her hair. Melody
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Melody- Take strength in knowing lots of prayers and thoughts are coming your way.
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My god Mel that is terrible! Any more answers from the Doctor? I think most moms would agree with me is that I rather have God give me an illness then my child and I know you are going thru hell right now! *big hug to you from Jersey*
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That is terrible Mel and hard I am sure.
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Melody, I have kept both of you in my prayers. God will give you strength, one step at a time. I know how scared you are and how strong you are trying to stay for Kaitlyn. You have lots of friends here praying for you.
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Thanks to all of you. I am exhausted and headed to bed. CT scan is done results tomorrow. the tech said she has 3 cysts plus the mass. The mass is perfectly round if that means anything. I did get them to burm the ultrasound and CT scan to a cd. a friend has another radiologist who will take a look. Older daughter is vhecking with St Jude in TN. Kaitlyn is sleeping now. the pain meds are not relieving her back pain. We haven't had anymore fainting spells today. She is definitely not my active child. All exams have been rescheduled by LSU. they may even allow her to skip them and finish with her current grade. We will see. I'm not really worried about that right now but she is. She is also worried about losing her job. Your messages, prayers and PM's are most appreciated. With love, Melody
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Thanks to all of you. I am exhausted and headed to bed. CT scan is done results tomorrow. the tech said she has 3 cysts plus the mass. The mass is perfectly round if that means anything. I did get them to burm the ultrasound and CT scan to a cd. a friend has another radiologist who will take a look. Older daughter is vhecking with St Jude in TN. Kaitlyn is sleeping now. the pain meds are not relieving her back pain. We haven't had anymore fainting spells today. She is definitely not my active child. All exams have been rescheduled by LSU. they may even allow her to skip them and finish with her current grade. We will see. I'm not really worried about that right now but she is. She is also worried about losing her job. Your messages, prayers and PM's are most appreciated. With love, Melody
Legally they can't fire your daughter for a medical condition it is covered under the Family Medical Leave Act (this is a Federal Act). It may take one small worry off her mind to know that. I will pray that the test results show something easily treated.
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Melody, we wish you and the family the very best!!!
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My thoughts and prayers are with you and your daughter. Stay strong....
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