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A less harrowing half term.

(36 Posts)
morethan2 Mon 13-Feb-17 20:12:16

I hope I'm putting this in the correct place. I wanted to let you know my good news because you were all so good at supporting me through the last harrowing 12 months. My DiL was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer last February and we were told it was terminal. Her bone cancer is now contained but her breast cancer had spread. So she had to have a mastectomy and second lot of treatment. Last Thursday her consultant told her that her breast cancer is in remission. We're all hopeful that means she will have many more years ahead of her. She's been so amazing. I can't tell you the relief.

annsixty Mon 13-Feb-17 20:18:50

That is such wonderful news morethan You have all had a terrible time and I have thought about your son losing his wife and the children losing their mother. I hope everyone's prayers have been answered and she lives a long and happy life.
It must seem like a miracle to you.

jusnoneed Mon 13-Feb-17 20:25:52

Lovely news for you all, hope she continues to beat the horrible disease.

Jalima Mon 13-Feb-17 20:26:54

I am so pleased to hear that and hope all goes well and that she will see her children grow up.
What a relief for you all.

There is so much research and so many new treatments on the horizon too.

rosesarered Mon 13-Feb-17 20:29:06

We all felt for you, and your DIL and family, what good news for you all.

NanKate Mon 13-Feb-17 20:36:29

Sleep well tonight. Perhaps this is the first time in many months that you, your DinL and family can relax. So happy for you. flowers

Auntieflo Mon 13-Feb-17 21:04:05

Morethan, that is such wonderful news. Night night, God bless.

Greyduster Mon 13-Feb-17 21:14:33

I really can't tell you how happy I am for you. Just the best news! 😊

gillybob Mon 13-Feb-17 21:20:06

So pleased to hear that your DDiL has finally had some positive news morethan2. I bet you feel like a huge weight has been lifted.

Wishing you and your family lots and lots of sunshine

Elrel Mon 13-Feb-17 21:28:21

So glad to see your good news!

baubles Mon 13-Feb-17 21:32:30

Delighted to hear such good news for your DiL and all the family morethan2. smile

Cherrytree59 Mon 13-Feb-17 21:37:15

I would love to give you a hug
You and your family have been through so much together
I am so happy that you have had this good news.
I wish you and your loved ones a very happy half

cornergran Mon 13-Feb-17 22:00:33

Wonderful news morethan. So happy for you all. flowers.

Luckygirl Mon 13-Feb-17 22:02:57

Such good news indeed. So pleased for you. flowers

Mildred Mon 13-Feb-17 22:27:55

So happy for you and your family morethan sunshine

silverlining48 Mon 13-Feb-17 22:46:52

What truly wonderful news. You must all be delighted relieved and so very happy. My daughter has just been diagnosed with bc, she is currently back in hospital in germany having had a second operation. And should be back at home tomorrow.
Its been a dreadful 10 days since we had her diagnosis, and your good news gives me hope that my dear brave daughter will be ok too. Thankyou for sharing snd i send my love to her and to you all. 🍾🥂💐 you will sleep well tonight.

grannyqueenie Tue 14-Feb-17 02:06:09

That's such good news for you and your family morethan Hope you're all able to enjoy happy times for years to come. Thinking of you silverlining as you try to support your daughter through her treatment, hope things go well for her too.

Christinefrance Tue 14-Feb-17 07:34:42

Such good news for everyone morethan you must be so relieved.

Best wishes for a good recovery to your daughter too silverlining
flowers all round.

kittylester Tue 14-Feb-17 07:40:50

That's it is brilliant news, morethan - what a relief for you all!

MawBroon Tue 14-Feb-17 07:55:36

That is truly wonderful news, and you can all begin to breathe again.
Very happy for you all flowers

nanaK54 Tue 14-Feb-17 08:01:36

Lovely to read this - so happy for you.
All good wishes for silverlings daughter

Luckygirl Tue 14-Feb-17 09:02:41

silverlining - you too have my good wishes. It does sound as though her treatment is happening speedily and I hope very much that good news will soon come your way too. flowers

shysal Tue 14-Feb-17 09:06:01

Wonderful news! I am shedding tears for you and the family. flowers sunshine

Judthepud2 Tue 14-Feb-17 09:09:40

Oh Morethan! How wonderful! It has been such an awful time for you all. I'm sure DD will still need a lot of TLC after all her treatment but at last she has had good news. What a relief! Hopefully she continues to get stronger and enjoys her life with her young family.

Silverlining keeping my fingers crossed for your DD. Look after yourself.

silverlining48 Sat 18-Feb-17 19:56:24

Thanks everyone, for your good wishes.