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Merry Christmas


By derekm


Hi everyone, just to wish everyone on GoY a merry Christmas and a very happy new year.
I haven’t been on here very much just lately, mainly because, as some of you may know, back in september I got shingles, and I am still suffering the after effects of them, with post herpetic neuralgia, and the position it’s in prevents me from leaning over my laptop for very long, and I haven’t been able to research any new material for a blog,
{funny or otherwise}, plus my router decided to pack in, and had to wait nearly 3 weeks for a new 1, and then it took several days before I could get my laptop to connect wirelessly with my printer, finally managed it.
So a merry Christmas, and a very happy new year, Derek.

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Oh dear, sorry to hear all this Derek ...I hope Santa brings you all you want and kicks off a happier new year!

13 Dec, 2016


I hope you recover soon Derek Shingles is so painful. Best wishes for Christmas

13 Dec, 2016


You were missed Derek - so sorry to hear what you've been going through. Sending you very best wishes to get back to full health asap.

13 Dec, 2016


Happy Christmas, Derek, and a healthier 2017 !

14 Dec, 2016


What a pain Derek! In more ways than one! Happy Christmas. I hope 2017 will bring better times. :)

14 Dec, 2016


Thanks everyone for all your good wishes, I'm sure it will soon start to get better, next week would be good, as I have to drive down to Cornwall, for my step granddaughters wedding on 22nd, then drive back on 23rd, so hopefully it might have eased off a bit, fingers crossed, Derek.

14 Dec, 2016


Driving long distances can be stressful. Which may make it worse. Any chance of a rail ticket ?

14 Dec, 2016


Hi Diane, I've looked into that possibility, it's impossible to get a ticket now, plus I don't fancy paying over £130 each, so I'll just have to drive unfortunately, Derek.

14 Dec, 2016


Well at least you haven't lost your positive attitude, Derek.

Enjoy the wedding! And 2017!

15 Dec, 2016


Thanks Eirlys, I'm sure we will enjoy it, the reception will be held at a very posh golf resort called St mellion, apparently they host the British open on occasion, Derek.

15 Dec, 2016


Sorry to hear you are still suffering Derek, I do know that condition takes an age to recover from and sincerely hope you are on the way to full health, take care on your journeys and enjoy the celebrations...
Merry Christmas Derek and Best Wishes for a Happy and Healthy 2017.....

17 Dec, 2016


Thank you Sue, Yes it's been 3 months now, apparently as you get older it takes longer to heal, some people heal in 3-4 months, some 12 months or more, and a small percentage never heal completely, so I have my fingers crossed ?.
Wishing you and your family, a very happy Christmas, and all the best for 2017, Derek.

17 Dec, 2016


Here s wodhing you a very Merry Christmas and a very Healthy New Year Derekm hope you get on the mend very soon .

19 Dec, 2016


Thank you 3d, and a merry Christmas, and a very happy new year to you and yours, Derek.

24 Dec, 2016


Thank you Derek I made a bo bo its my key pad it jumps wishing you a Merry Christmas it was supose to be.?

25 Dec, 2016


Hi 3d, yes I guessed that was what you intended to say, I think my biggest fault is forgetting to press the space bar, and not noticing that google has underlined it, I don't always take notice of it anyway, because it uses the American spelling, which is usually incorrect in English, but correct in American English, Derek.

26 Dec, 2016


I dont get that like you Derek as I am on a phone I use to get it when I used the pc.

28 Dec, 2016


Its alright paying for Rail Tickets as long as you remember to book your seats at the same time ! Call it an investment in relaxation.

27 Dec, 2017

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