Our Friend, pbfoot

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  1. ccheese

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    #1 ccheese, May 31, 2011
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    Sometime this morning, around 0700 - 0730 on the west coast, Neil Stewart, whom we all know as pbfoot, is to undergo cancer surgery. I've known about it for four or five months, but he wanted to keep it quiet until today. Neil has bladder cancer, just like I did and is going to undergo the same procedure I did. They will remove his bladder and prostate.

    He had to undergo chemo for three months, which I didn't have to do. He told me the chemo cost him over 30 pounds and all his hair.

    His wife, Misty, is to call me when he's out of surgery, which I expect around 2000 this evening, considering the time difference. I will post a follow-up when I hear from her.

    Please keep Neil and his wife in your thoughts and prayers.

    Charles
     
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    Good luck Niel! You are in our thoughts and prayers! You will beat it!
     
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    Hang tough, Neil. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family.
     
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    Thinking of you Neil, stay strong mate.
     
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    Neil, I'll see you at the Hamilton airshow in 3 weeks. Best wishes man!
     
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    Thank you for letting us know Charles.

    Hang in there Neil. You will kick this thing in the tail.
     
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    I wish you all the best
     
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    Our prayers are with you friend, be strong !

    E ~
     
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    Good luck Neil, God's Speed!
     
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    You are definently in our thoughts Neil!
     
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    good luck Neil, your in my thoughts my friend
     
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    I knew about Neil's chemo for few months now (from his private message regarding my father's illness), but I kept it private per his request. I didn't know about the surgery though.

    Best wishes to you and your family Neil. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. And thank you Charles for informing us.
     
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    All the best Neil. Wishing you a speedy recovery.
     
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    The best of wishes for a speedie recovery Niel.
     
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    My thoughts are with you,Heal quickly.........
     
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    Neil,

    You are in our thoughts and prayers. Wishing you a speedy and full recovery.

    Hang tough, you're gonna win!

    TO
     
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    Hope all is well Neil!
     
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    Best of luck Neil! Will be thinking of you.
     
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    I keep you in my thoughts and prayers Neil. Hang in there Mate.
     
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