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2/3/14 - Yes, I'm still alive.

by John L., skirted freelance nature photographer from Duvall, Washington, United States

22 comments · 1 · February 3, 2014


John Laughlin - Gap Ruffled Skirt - 2/3/14 - Yes, I'm still alive.
  1. ruffled skirt


    , in Gap Skirts

Been three weeks since my last current posting. Most of the time has been spent in bed, thanks to two things hitting me at once. The flu, and a gout attack to end all gout attacks. Walking is a slow and painful process right now. At least, I can do it now. A couple weeks ago, no.

Apologies for the shirt being messed up.

#skirt #ruffles #kneesocks #boots #crutches #gimpy #ouch #ootd #nonconformist

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Philip Mak
Are you okay man? Get well soon ;)
John Laughlin
I'm getting better. It's just a very painful experience.
Alice Enb
Missed you! Hope you'll be alright soon ♥
John Laughlin
Thanks Alice. I hope so too. <3
Esmerelda Bohème
Hope you are better soon.
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Rhea  Hsu
Hope for a speedy recovery :)
Dagmar P.
Oh my, I hope you will be better soon! Take care.
John Laughlin
Dagmar, thanks, me too.
Marie Ayumi Gandas
hey what happened? :)
John Laughlin
Gout arthritis attack that was exacerbated by the flu and the normal body aches caused by that. Happened on January 10th. So, it's been almost a month.
Leah Luna
omg what happened to your leg? it looks bad. hope you get better!
John Laughlin
Arthritis in both legs... Thanks. It's taking some time, but I'm better than I was earlier.
Thisbe Guevarra
OMG! What happened!?
take care always! <3
John Laughlin
:-) Gout arthritis attack. Hit both knees and both feet. That, combined with the usual aches from the flu, put me in bed for three weeks.

Thanks, will do. <3
Anthony Shieh
Avoid gout triggering foods and take meds.
I hope you're doing okay.
Be safe always!
Btw, HYPED! ^_^
John Laughlin
Thanks, man. Been on a pretty strict diet for the past 5 years. Have cut out pork, fish, beans, minimized my consumption of beef and turkey, and other items that have purine in them.
Anthony Shieh
Yeesh. That's hard. :(
At the end of every day, always remember that..
YOU CAN DO IT! Keep it up!
Stay amazing! ^_^
John Laughlin
I actually don't mind it. Beans give me gas (I know, TMI), so cutting them out was no big deal. Same with most species of fish. So, it's stuff that I don't miss.



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