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There are only two things my beloved Leaves on the Current has regularly enjoyed drinking while on chemotherapy.

Unsweetened iced black tea lemonade with extra lemonade from Starbucks -  which they now offer in a size larger than Venti.

Canada Dry Bitter Lemon -  which first our local Harris Teeter stopped carrying, which then we found at a Wegman's about 40 miles away, but which they sadly informed us their distributor could no longer provide.

But today we got a reprieve.  Leaves went on Amazon, found some, and ordered it.  

Just now 23 bottles were delivered.  That should last for more than a month.  It is a reprieve.

Today, the first day off on the two weeks on and one week off chemo, is always one of the rougher days of the 3-week cycle, as is tomorrow.

Right now Leaves is beaming, even as we wait for news from the neurosurgeon.

She is happy.

That makes me happy.


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