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    Today's the day!

    Noah, aka, buckwheat, graduates from the University of Oregon with a BA in Spanish. There will be 50+ family and friends present to embarass him with love. His midwives who delivered him 26 years ago, his physiatrist from acute rehab, professors, his neuro-chiropractor who always said "yes" about recovery and many others.

    Pics and a story later next week.

    Last edited by john smith; 08-19-2006 at 11:53 AM.
    "Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence." Lin Yutang

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    Congrats john and noah have a great time at the party
    Be always determined in Life and Love

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    Wow John, that is great.......

    Its so wonderful to hear a success story. It is also nice to get to embarress them really good by being proud parents one last time. LOL You know us parents go a little whacky at times like these.

    I am really happy for Noah and your family......I hope this is just the beginning of many of his recovery/yes I can stories.......

    Have a great day!!!!!
    T12-L2; Burst fracture L1: Incomplete walking with AFO's and cane since 1989

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    Nice to hear John......enjoy the day
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    Congrats John.Enjoy every minute.
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    Congratulations...NOAH...YOU BE THE MAN!!

    Congratulations, Congratulations

    From all of us here at CC as we've watched him grow, become a man
    in his own right and pushed himself to be where he is today. That's
    awesome, as we have an inkling of what his struggles must have been.

    I can only imagine how you must feel....ecstatic, in a word, just a
    little bit maybe.....hee hee

    Your life is what you make it, and only you have that choice!

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    Congratulations, John and Noah, today's a pretty special day and you've worked hard to earn it. I can't wait to see the pics!!!

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    Congrats Noah on the big day! Have fun at the party John and I am looking forward to the pics from the proud papa!!!
    "Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today." ~ James Dean

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    This makes me so happy. Hugs to all the's been a joint effort, and a fine thing to see. You guys give me hope and I'm so proud of Noah I could bust wide open. Yayyyy!

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    Sorry I couldn't make the big bash, but thanks for the invite.
    If there is light
    it will find

    --Charles Bukowski

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