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He's back!

Not the Covid 19, it hasn't left, yet, but your humble, yodelling servant! First, I want to thank the few EF members who wrote to me personally out of concern, this was really uplifting. I did endure a chemo which is now coming to an end and this, combined with confinement on my own away from my kids, virtual teaching...it all took out a lot of my time and energy. But the good news is that all my test results are bloody fantastic, showing quite remarkable recovery and I didn't tell them I had a wee dram of Whisky every night to cheer me up, as I don't think I was meant to. But it certainly didn't do any harm!


A nice Coronovirus story for you: first week into lock down, I helped the local primary school teacher who felt overwhelmed with all the virtual classrooms as it looks like they are only NOW receiving proper training! So, obviously, she was impressed with my technological skills (which are non existent - see other threads - but even a dummy like me can cope with Google Classroom, yeaaah!) and she asked me to do a "distance walk" in the woods with her... I don't know if it's the kilt that had this effect on her, but I'm a gentleman and won't give details (even if you beg me!), but let's say romance is blossoming nicely (and cautiously, although distance rules were not always met!).


Add to this some rather flirtatious messages from one of my yodel colleagues and some rather forthcoming exchanges with my two divorcee neighbours who treat me like I'm the last man on Earth standing (must be confinement fever, they're all going crazy - that or they've mixed my chemo with some love potion!)... you now know why I REALLY focused my energy off screen!


And tonight, despite a difficult day with chemo, I had promised my neighbours that I would do a candle-lit ghost story telling for the neighbourhood kids, outside on the (now reclaimed) street and car park. So, all dressed up as a 19th century Highway man, face painted in white, top hat, Victorian cape, the lot, I kept those kids' full attention OFF screen for a full two hours. They were in awe and now all want to go to Scotland on holiday, as soon as confinement is over. It was lovely and yes, every kid was at least 4 meters apart, which means I have no voice left!


Nice to be back. What have I missed?
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Bravo, you! Welcome back, and I'm very pleased about those positive developments.
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Well done you all round and thank you for the uplifting post!!
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Glad to see you back!
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Welcome back! Happy to hear such happy news!
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Old 11.04.2020, 09:09
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Hey! Looks like spring has arrived and it's got your name on it.

Lemi know if you need a hat knitted. Been doing that left and right.
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Old 11.04.2020, 09:27
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Re: He's back!

Thank you MusicChick. I'll be alright, thanks for the offer anyway. I did lose some hair, but as I was "thinning" in any case, it doesn't show much....and a woolly hat in this weather, are you bonkers??? Ask me again this Winter!
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Looks like I gotta bring you to one of our Stitch&Bitch sessions where hot ladie and gentlemen get creative and loud . So you understand, as a proper Scottish person, the ultimate benefits of wool, all year round! When we are done with this coro-schtick.



This guys is amazing, wish he was ours.
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Re: He's back!

You want to kill off my "Je ne sais quoi" going on with the ladies at the moment???
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This makes it 10000x betters! Trust me! You want ladies who like this anyways!



This will make them hungry for some kinky croissants!


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Re: He's back!

Chemo? I have obviously missed something really important.

Good to see you back and in good spirits.
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Chemo? I have obviously missed something really important.

Good to see you back and in good spirits.

Don't worry Belgianmum, that bit I had kept quiet and only mentioned it to a couple of EF members who wrote to me, worried why I had not contributed for quite a while. I feel more comfortable mentioning it now all is well. People had enough stress coping with confinement etc. to hear of other people's misfortunes as well.
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Don't worry Belgianmum, that bit I had kept quiet and only mentioned it to a couple of EF members who wrote to me, worried why I had not contributed for quite a while. I feel more comfortable mentioning it now all is well. People had enough stress coping with confinement etc. to hear of other people's misfortunes as well.
You always had a tendency to pop in and out with varying degrees of regularity so I must admit I didn’t really think anything about your absence.

I’m very happy to read that you are on the mend and can still find things to smile about.
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Oh my- blimey- so good to have you back. And to know things are getting very springlike in the love department. Hurrah. Been wondering and worrying about your disappearance. You've made my day - enjoy the sunshine x
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Welcome back! Its finally spring. Otherwise everything is as you left it. Im glad to hear everything went well and lets hope things will get even better
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This will make them hungry for some kinky croissants!


Now I'm spooked! That is a lot scarier than any of my ghost stories!
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Not the Covid 19, it hasn't left, yet, but your humble, yodelling servant! First, I want to thank the few EF members who wrote to me personally out of concern, this was really uplifting. I did endure a chemo which is now coming to an end and this, combined with confinement on my own away from my kids, virtual teaching...it all took out a lot of my time and energy. But the good news is that all my test results are bloody fantastic, showing quite remarkable recovery and I didn't tell them I had a wee dram of Whisky every night to cheer me up, as I don't think I was meant to. But it certainly didn't do any harm!


A nice Coronovirus story for you: first week into lock down, I helped the local primary school teacher who felt overwhelmed with all the virtual classrooms as it looks like they are only NOW receiving proper training! So, obviously, she was impressed with my technological skills (which are non existent - see other threads - but even a dummy like me can cope with Google Classroom, yeaaah!) and she asked me to do a "distance walk" in the woods with her... I don't know if it's the kilt that had this effect on her, but I'm a gentleman and won't give details (even if you beg me!), but let's say romance is blossoming nicely (and cautiously, although distance rules were not always met!).


Add to this some rather flirtatious messages from one of my yodel colleagues and some rather forthcoming exchanges with my two divorcee neighbours who treat me like I'm the last man on Earth standing (must be confinement fever, they're all going crazy - that or they've mixed my chemo with some love potion!)... you now know why I REALLY focused my energy off screen!


And tonight, despite a difficult day with chemo, I had promised my neighbours that I would do a candle-lit ghost story telling for the neighbourhood kids, outside on the (now reclaimed) street and car park. So, all dressed up as a 19th century Highway man, face painted in white, top hat, Victorian cape, the lot, I kept those kids' full attention OFF screen for a full two hours. They were in awe and now all want to go to Scotland on holiday, as soon as confinement is over. It was lovely and yes, every kid was at least 4 meters apart, which means I have no voice left!


Nice to be back. What have I missed?
The best post ever !!!
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The best post ever !!!
Actually he didn't miss the best post ever, he posted it!

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"I did endure a chemo which is now coming to an end"

Well done on getting through chemo, I was there in 2006/07 (also radiotherapy) and know how much of an endurance test it can be, so you have my utmost respect. Stay well
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