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Old 11-14-2008, 09:05 PM   #181  
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Wow. That is such a wonderful story. You give me so much hope. Thank you so much for sharing your experience with me.
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:19 PM   #182  
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Aww, thanks LadyPepper! You'll be there soon, too!
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Old 11-17-2008, 10:30 AM   #183  
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Thats Fantastic and a great story,
Its amazing to see the difference in you and you look great!!
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Old 11-17-2008, 12:46 PM   #184  
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Lipgloss - the difference may LOOK good, but I'll tell you, it FEELS wonderful.

Good luck on your upcoming surgery!
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Old 11-17-2008, 05:36 PM   #185  
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What a great story & great plan.
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Old 11-17-2008, 06:07 PM   #186  
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Thanks, AAAA!
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Old 11-17-2008, 10:34 PM   #187  
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Wow, This is incredible. What a challenge you have overcome. Thanks for writing so much and letting us know how you did it.

Congrats
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Old 11-18-2008, 11:51 AM   #188  
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Maria - that's so sweet. Thank you!
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Old 11-18-2008, 12:52 PM   #189  
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Wow, congrats on your loss! Reading your story is definently inspiring. I jumped on the forum this morning to find some words of encouragment, and I did.
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Old 11-18-2008, 01:37 PM   #190  
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Misspiggy - you'll find encouragement ALL OVER this site...just look around at any/all of the fabulous posters here!
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Old 11-18-2008, 03:51 PM   #191  
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Congrats - you should be proud of yourself. Onwards and upwards.
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Old 11-18-2008, 04:01 PM   #192  
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YogaJane - yep, onward and upward into the equally challenging world of weight maintenance.
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Old 11-18-2008, 06:50 PM   #193  
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What a wonderful story. Congratulations!
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Old 11-18-2008, 07:50 PM   #194  
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Etherence - thank you! Congrats on your losses so far!
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Old 11-18-2008, 10:27 PM   #195  
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Thanks so much for sharing that! Its stories like this that make me know I can do it also!
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