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  • For those of you with ICD's....

    [For those of you with ICD's....]

    Author: Reenie Smith (---.snbrca.adelphia.net)

    Date: 08-27-02 20:12

    I was reading on www.zaplife.org on the message board and evidently one of the women has named her ICD 'Dennis.' So I asked my kids if they ever had to get an ICD, like their dad, would they name it? My 10 year old daughter said yep, Brandon. My 9 year old son said Lisa. My 7 year old son said maybe Donny, Johnny, or John. They just had me rolling on the floor laughing at them. So then I go ask my husband if he has a name for his. (An Air Force doctor, Major Reddy, placed the ICD.) He said yes, major reddy, because if anything were to happen, the ICD is major reddy for it. I know this is a little long, not to mention silly, but I thought we could all use a giggle. Anyone else out there name their ICD?

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    [Re: For those of you with ICD's....]

    Author: Ada (---.netcarrier.net)

    Date: 08-27-02 20:40

    I haven't named mine, but now you've got me thinking.....

    Thanks for the laugh!

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    [Re: For those of you with ICD's....]

    Author: Board Moderator (Sarah Beckley (---.client.attbi.com)

    Date: 08-27-02 21:43

    Dear Rennie

    "Kids Say the Darndest Things" should get a load of your kids!

    S

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    [Re: For those of you with ICD's....]

    Author: Lisa Salberg (---.dyn.optonline.net)

    Date: 08-28-02 07:48

    Naming your ICD.... Not so sure about that..

    I refer to mine as "the box"...I think I 'll leave it there!

    Very cute story...and I like the name your son picked!

    thanks for the laugh!

    Lisa

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    [Re: For those of you with ICD's....]

    Author: Julie E (---.proxy.aol.com)

    Date: 08-28-02 11:40

    I visit that site quite often and participate in the chat. There are actually 2 women that have named their ICD's. The other one has named her's Dick!

    I have yet to name mine...I just think of it as my little personal paramedic.

    Julie
    NOTE: This is a post from the previous forum message board.
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