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Our Own Doofie Girl.......needs our prayers & well wishes!

snell/GOD & COUNTRY-zero cliques 2012/07/15 20:05:49
THIS IS A NOTE FROM DOOFIE - Lets send her
well wishes & Cheer for her safe return, and
PRAY for her situation to improve soon!


***To each and every one of you, my much loved friends, thank you! I'm sure

most of you have heard by now all my trials during those days of no

power! My phones are tied in with my cable and internet, so all I had

was the cell phone, and it is useless unless you have phone numbers! I

lost 3 freezers full of food, but my dogs were extremely happy! They

were Very well fed! My shih tzu now rolls instead of walking, she put on

so much weight! I could keep the cell phone charged with a cord we have

for the car. ALL my phone numbers, etc. were stored in my computer!

Won't do That anymore! Have a hard copy now! We had a sudden windstorm

of flat winds of 70 to 80 mph, gusting to 100 mph. Lasted about 45 min.

Uprooted thousands of trees, most of which came down on power lines! No

way to contact anyone but my daughter in TX., but couldn't get her into

my addresses for anywhere else! I don't remember now how long he waited,

but bucc, bless his heart, called the Emergency Services of Beckley and

those people came 20 miles out to the house to check on me. They were

Much impressed that I had a friend in England who would go to that kind

of trouble (To tell the truth, so was I LOL! ). They e-mailed him back,

and had brought me his phone number so I could text him to finally let

him know everything was ok. . He probably regretted it, as my son gave

him grief for Days! We had no power from 6/30 until 7/11. With no power,

my sump pump to the septic tank couldn't pump, so the heat wasn't too

bad, but the stench was awful! Price gouging was rampant! A sack of ice

(IF you could get one ) cost nearly 5.00! And generators were tripled in

cost! Gasoline went from 3.95 to nearly 6.00 a gal. I had no damage to

the house, and none of us were hurt, so I felt blessed from the start! I

don't want to do this to any of you, but if you have someone you Really

dislike, I have a 17 yr. old grandson I will send to them all expenses

paid! I'm still playing catchup on soda, and didn't find this until

today. I missed you all so much! I love you all even more!
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  • Rabbit 2012/07/25 04:49:20
    Rabbit
    +2
    doofiegirl, you get yourself well...you hear me? Or I'm going to start having doofiegirl withdrawls.LOL. Get well soon sweetheart.

    get well soon
  • Elementer 2012/07/17 07:05:59
    Elementer
    +3
    Despite political disparities, I wish you all the best.
  • Mike McCullough 2012/07/17 05:38:20
    Mike McCullough
    +4
    So glad to hear you are well and recovering. You have my empathy,sympathy, and prayers. That's a long time to be without power. God bless you and yours and your friend in London.
  • Aqua Surf BTO-t-BCRA-F 2012/07/17 05:34:10
    Aqua Surf BTO-t-BCRA-F
    +4
    Hope things return to normal ASAP, bless your heart.
  • ☆ QueenAline 2012/07/17 03:47:07
    ☆ QueenAline
    +5
    I don't know you personally..but i do know that we are friends here on SH....keeping you and your loved ones in my prayers....miss you
  • kfallslady 2012/07/17 03:08:03
    kfallslady
    +4
    You have my prayers Doffie. Girl and every family member affect by this tradigty ,and of course all the towns people. Lord I ask you to wrap your loving arms around these people, help the to have faith and strenght to carry on, in Jesus name I pray Amen
  • dasimon1 2012/07/17 00:59:20
    dasimon1
    +4
    Hugsssssssssssssssssss doofie days will be on your side soon !!
  • mightymouse49 2012/07/17 00:07:36
    mightymouse49
    +4
    can t keep a good woman down gif

    I still recall the ice storm of '94...seven days and nights without power. Major roof damage...loss of freezer food.
  • Adakin Valorem~PWCM~JLA 2012/07/17 00:07:13
    Adakin Valorem~PWCM~JLA
    +4
    You are in our hearts and prayers there Doofie!

    Sounds like you got it much worse than we did w/Hurricane Hugo... at least we knew the storm was coming!
  • 4570GOVT 2012/07/17 00:00:56
    4570GOVT
    +3
    Good luck , friend . Our thoughts are with you . We had some NASTY wind storms here too , uprooted hundreds of trees ( Two On My House ) . It went from ZERO to 90 MPH in 30 seconds . Thank God my power wasn't out more than a day and we didn't lose any food . The weather has gone wild ! You hang in there and thank God it wasn't a twister . God Bless .
  • CHUCK 2012/07/16 22:58:32
    CHUCK
    +5
    GOOD LUCK 2 U.. THANK GOD U R ALIVE AND KICKING..
  • WinterLynn 2012/07/16 20:06:07 (edited)
  • Nancy~PWCM~JLA~POTL 2012/07/16 19:48:02
    Nancy~PWCM~JLA~POTL
    +6
    Remember this too shall pass until the next big thing ugh....Keep your chin up!
  • ☆ElenaDiamond☆ 2012/07/16 18:27:57
    ☆ElenaDiamond☆
    +5
    I don't know her well, but I will remember her in my prayers.
  • JoeBtfsplk 2012/07/16 18:24:09
    JoeBtfsplk
    +6
    Good on ya Doofie for holding up throughout your ordeal.
    It's amazing we can survive even the most trying of situations.
    There are enough prayers here to last you a lifetime, but I'll just add mine to this long list anyway.
    Keep The Faith!
  • Lanikai 2012/07/16 18:18:22
    Lanikai
    +5
    Prayers Doofie.
  • Pearlie Momi♥Patriot Warrior♥ 2012/07/16 17:44:08
    Pearlie Momi♥Patriot Warrior♥
    +8
    Bless you. God bless you and keep you safe and free from pain.
    Sending payers your way....
    sending prayers girl praying
  • Biki~pwcm/potl~ 2012/07/16 17:40:06
    Biki~pwcm/potl~
    +6
    Oh dear!! Sounds horrible!! Here's praying that things will get back up and running soon for her.
  • shaltov72 2012/07/16 17:20:20
    shaltov72
    +6
    Hope everything is well, the lord will watch over you, but these power outages is the plan of the not so new world order (the governments owned and operated by the banking elitists).
  • snell/G... shaltov72 2012/07/17 03:13:41
    snell/GOD & COUNTRY-zero cliques
    +1
    something tells me 'the govt' had little to do with this wet deluge and flooding.
  • Dave**Gay for Girls** 2012/07/16 16:51:15
  • Red 2012/07/16 16:42:09
    Red
    +9
    You are in my thoughts and prayers! in my thoughts and prayers in my thoughts and prayers
  • Jackie G - Poker Playing Pa... 2012/07/16 16:09:44
    Jackie G - Poker Playing Patriot
    +8
    Oh dear one, hang in there - will be thinking of you and praying you are okay

    pray
  • Dave 2012/07/16 15:54:25
    Dave
    +7
    I hope you recover from that very Quickly, Doofie !
    What a bad deal.
    I'm praying for you !
  • JoeM~PWCM~JLA 2012/07/16 15:49:45
    JoeM~PWCM~JLA
    +7
    I am so glad you are safe. Thank God for great friends like Bucc. I hope your life gets back to normal soon.
  • Doc 2012/07/16 14:42:30
    Doc
    +8
    God Bless you for having such good cheer during this time of trial.

    My prayers are with you, dear.
    :-)
  • Kim 2012/07/16 14:34:16
    Kim
    +4
    Wow..Doofie....that is something. I had no idea. I know it is over now but You are in my thoughts.anyway.
  • DizziNY 2012/07/16 14:25:17
    DizziNY
    +4
    I hope it gets better soon. God will help you, just trust Him.
  • laureenf 2012/07/16 13:33:49
    laureenf
    +6
    Sounds like you're pulling through all this like the self-sufficient, American you are (with a little help from your friends and family). What a story!......and not ONE word about waiting for the government while clinging to your Bible and gun! :) Oh, the teenager??? After all this, I'll bet you can get through one more year before showing him where the exit is!
    Glad all OK.
  • Old Soldier 2012/07/16 12:42:29
    Old Soldier
    +6
    My Savior in my dreams

    Our loving Savior came to me in a dream,
    And brought me to a place where dreams live,
    And showed me life’s not always what it seems,
    And gave to me a gift that I now give:

    He whispered, “Take my hand, I’ll lead you through
    A place where all your dreams can come true!
    Close your eyes and open up your heart,
    For then this flight of dreams will start.

    He brought me through the darkness to the light,
    A patchwork quilt of beauty without seams,
    Where colors wrapped around me with delight,
    Each color was a rainbow full of dreams.

    He led me through a hall of lovely sound,
    And from each room a song would gently play,
    With doors flung open widely all around.
    And I wished with all my heart that I could stay.

    We drifted in the fragrance of the breeze;
    We tasted all of life that we could see,
    To savor all the flowers and the trees.
    And felt it flow as one in harmony.

    Then my Savior turned to me and said
    “Dream now, and dream of love and light,
    You’re the keeper of these dreams inside your head.
    And dreams will lead you safely through the night.

    The Lord made me the keeper of this dream, it’s true,
    May their loving kindness visit you each night,
    For I offer all my dreams to you.
    To fill your soul with love and warmth and light!
  • Chris - The Rowdy One! #187 2012/07/16 11:26:52
  • alanh 2012/07/16 11:16:48
    alanh
    +7
    My prayers are with you Doofie! Hope things get better soon!
  • gldynmd BTO-t-BCRA-F 2012/07/16 10:40:55
    gldynmd BTO-t-BCRA-F
    +8
    WOW Doofie what an experience you have been through. God bless you!!! And Bucc what a hero and friend he is!! I am so glad all turned out as well as it did.
  • ed 2012/07/16 08:39:47
    ed
    +7
    my thoughts and prayers are with you in these hard times Hang in there dear sweet friend things will get better.
  • Yankee Traveler 2012/07/16 08:22:30
    Yankee Traveler
    +6
    My prayers are with you Doofie Girl! I asked around about the grandson thing..............The age is against you!! Everyone that I know of denies having children and/or grandchildren of mostly any teenage years. It's like they don't exist till they're mid twenties or so!!
  • ღ♥ღ ℒea ღ♥ღ 2012/07/16 06:26:59
    ღ♥ღ ℒea ღ♥ღ
    +5
    my thoughts and prayers are with you :-)
  • Wyveryx 2012/07/16 06:14:27
    Wyveryx
    +6
    I wish I could send you some Washington weather for a while :)

    Hope things get back to normal for you soon!
  • Space Invader 2012/07/16 05:58:13
    Space Invader
    +7
    doofie...well wishes and I have a friend who needs the grandson!!
  • Ken 2012/07/16 04:39:12
    Ken
    +8
    I hope everything gets back to normal very soon Doofie. Let us all know.
  • S. Gompers 2012/07/16 04:32:09
    S. Gompers
    +6
    I hope your situation improves soon, good luck.

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