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The physical therapist came by to help Millie get out of bed. It's been a difficult afternoon as Millie's body transitions from the epidural pain medication to the meds she's taking orally. She's finally feeling like the pain is somewhat under control but I know she's being really tough. The doctors told her not to be a martyr but to make sure to stay on top of the pain by taking her medication every four hours. As bad as she's felt the past few hours I don't think that will be a challenge for her. She was a champ with the walker, Davey was especially impressed. He may have felt like she was stealing some of his thunder though as he began to really step up his game on his wheelchair whenever the nurses or therapists came in. He really is the expert on those devices in our family. Davey and I will be heading back to Millie's brother's house soon and her mom will stay with her for the rest of the night.


  1. Im so glad to see that things are going well. You are in our prayers

  2. So glad things are going well!! And, oh Davey! Love that story about him. He's just too cute and makes me smile! Love that kid.

    Thanx for all the updates!

  3. Way to rock the wheel chair Davey! I wish Millie didn't have to go through so much pain and am praying the pain meds do their work. Thanks again for the updates, they make my day as I have you all in my thoughts on a constant basis!

  4. So great to see Millie's progress. You go girl!!!

  5. Davey is the man! Props to him for showing his skills. Matt, you should clear the hallways for some races.
    So glad to see Millie improvements. Thanks for keeping us posted, Matt.


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