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I had a car accident

Post by GrungeSunset » November 26th, 2010, 6:04 pm

I had a car accident two weeks ago. I was crossing the street when a car hit me. I ended up in the hospital overnight. I split my head open and fractured my leg. Baby is ok and I find out next week if my leg will need surgery. I'll be off work at least 9 weeks possibly more if I need surgery. I only get 70% of my wages because the law here sucks. So I lose 30% while the guy that hit me loses nothing. Well that's not true, I hired a lawyer to prosecute him. Sigh, if I didn't have bad luck, I'd have no luck.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by Bish » November 26th, 2010, 6:34 pm

Well that sure is a complete case of bad news but also some good news, too. I'm glad your baby is ok.

I hope you heal quickly and soon!
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by NoteBoat » November 26th, 2010, 6:49 pm

That sucks. Speedy recovery, Grunge.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by smokindog » November 27th, 2010, 2:35 am

Nothing like starting the holidays out in traction :(
I was just looking at some Allstate "Mayhem" commercials before reading this post.
I sure hope you recover soon. BTW you did have some good luck, but I certanly understand how you feel.

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Re: I had a car accident

Post by Nuno » November 27th, 2010, 3:28 am

I hope you feel well soon :)

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Post by Dan T. » November 27th, 2010, 5:50 am

Sorry to hear about your accident, but glad to hear you & your baby will be ok.
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Post by notes_norton » November 27th, 2010, 7:11 am

I'm happy your baby is OK, and I wish you a speedy and complete recovery.

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Re: I had a car accident

Post by Hobson » November 27th, 2010, 8:58 am

Wow! Glad you're both OK, more or less.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by Elecktrablue » November 27th, 2010, 11:24 am

I'm glad you and the baby are OK! Be careful!
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by Moonrider » November 27th, 2010, 12:15 pm

I'm glad you and the baby are OK! Got my fingers crossed that you won't need surgery.
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Post by rparker » November 27th, 2010, 12:56 pm

Ouch, I'm sorry to read this. All my best wishes to your and the baby.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by TRGuitar » November 27th, 2010, 10:36 pm

Be careful! I hope your feeling better. Yeah, I know, tell the jerk that hit you to be careful.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by KCFenderFan » November 29th, 2010, 7:07 am

First off, I am thankful that you and the baby are okay. Best wishes on a speedy recovery! Please keep us posted on your progress.


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Re: I had a car accident

Post by GrungeSunset » November 29th, 2010, 9:00 pm

Thank you to everyone for your support. Sadly I won't be able to play guitar for a while. Between my leg and my growing stomach I can't hold one to play it. If anyone has suggestions to keep callouses that would be great. I'll keep you guys filled in on my progress.
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Re: I had a car accident

Post by JoeHempel » November 29th, 2010, 11:45 pm

Wow, that's terrible news! Glad the baby is okay though, and hope you don't have to have the surgery to fix anything.

As to your guitar delima, you could always go to a lap-steel! :)
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