Marty's Joke of the Day

Marty's Joke of the day is an internet column that I've written for more than 5 years.
I tell humorous stories about my "sweet wife" and raising our 4 young sons, named #1, #2, #3, and #4.
After 5 years of story telling, in August of 2005, doctors found a brain tumor in son #4.
Our focus here has changed little as we still try to find humor in our lives.

Tuesday, August 23, 2005

8/23 - What goes in, must come out

Tuesday, August 23, 2005

Another up and down day today. I called my sweet wife at the
hospital today (Yes, she pulled a double shift...) and asked how he
did during the night. She said that around midnight last night, all
the food he’s been packing in for the last 3 days, came back up. It
was just after they gave him some oral steroids. They weren’t sure
if it was because he hadn’t gone out the other end, because of the
oral steroids, or something in the brain. They took him down for
another CT scan today, but everything looked ok. They also cleaned
him out from the other end mid morning. My sweet wife said that was
an experience she didn’t ever want to repeat.

Anyway, they decided to let him go home today anyway. We have a
home health nurse coming tomorrow morning to check on him and give

They say that kids heal better at home, and he has been doing even
better since he got home. He’s been walking all over, jabbering
like he normally does, and already had his Sunday school teacher
come over and visit. He still has that big smile plastered on his

Enjoy today’s Jokes!

Reader Comment Section:

Pretty quiet today


  • At 6:14 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    Keep hangin' in there. Love to all your family. Ruth


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