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« Reply #10 on: September 14, 2011 01:38:21 AM »

Almost four years ago I started an appliqued quilt square of the digestive system for an awareness quilt for Crohn's Disease.  I did it for my husband who had suffered with the disease for 21 years.  I started it in September, 2007 and then put it away, because it wasn't going exactly as I wanted it to.  On October 11, 2007 I brought it out again and finished it.  I showed it to Steve and we both laughed about it which was great, because I knew he liked it.
Six hours later, I lost my husband suddenly and unexpectedly to a coronary.  I know it sounds weird, but you can't imagine how therapeutic it was to have made that quilt block.
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« Reply #11 on: September 14, 2011 05:48:08 AM »

Ha!  That's great!  I have major issues with my digestive tract, so I'm drawn to stuff like this.
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« Reply #12 on: September 14, 2011 07:16:46 PM »

Great idea! And you did a very nice job Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: September 14, 2011 08:20:16 PM »

Thanks everyone, I'm glad you like it!
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« Reply #14 on: September 23, 2011 04:35:58 PM »

Almost four years ago I started an appliqued quilt square of the digestive system for an awareness quilt for Crohn's Disease.  I did it for my husband who had suffered with the disease for 21 years.  I started it in September, 2007 and then put it away, because it wasn't going exactly as I wanted it to.  On October 11, 2007 I brought it out again and finished it.  I showed it to Steve and we both laughed about it which was great, because I knew he liked it.
Six hours later, I lost my husband suddenly and unexpectedly to a coronary.  I know it sounds weird, but you can't imagine how therapeutic it was to have made that quilt block.

That's heartbreaking.  So glad you knew he liked it before.


OP:  LOVE the hoop!  As a nurse who begs to get the colon resection patients, this is right up my alley!
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« Reply #15 on: October 05, 2011 09:44:37 AM »

Creepy and cool!
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« Reply #16 on: October 09, 2011 10:37:55 PM »

Thanks, I do kind of like the creepy aspect, esp around Halloween time!
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« Reply #17 on: October 11, 2011 03:20:04 PM »

great subject matter! love it.
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