The Imperial Gunnery Forum
The Imperial Gunnery Forum
The Imperial Gunnery Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.


International Vintage Star Wars Collector Forum
 
HomeTIG.comSearchRegisterLog in

Share
 

 OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next
AuthorMessage
DarthBerizing
Johnpaul Ragusa
Johnpaul Ragusa
DarthBerizing

Posts : 7048
Join date : 2009-11-24
Age : 48
Location : Dutchess County, NY

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeTue Aug 05, 2014 11:14 pm

Hey Everyone -

I'm hoping I can get a few of you to do me a favor. Most of you know my son Frankie (our resident raffle official) but if you don't, he's an amazing kid with the biggest heart of anyone I've known. Thursday, he'll be undergoing eye surgery. There are some risks but I'm feeling confident he'll come through just fine. They'll have to repeat the procedure (this time the other eye) in about 3 weeks if all goes well. He's holding up better than I would at 12yrs old but is obviously nervous and rightfully so. I know there are far worse things children battle but eyes are a scary thing to mess with.

So I want to ask everyone who reads this for two things. One is pretty easy, the other slightly more time consuming.

1)Please say a prayer for Frankie. I know we have a mixed bag of religious and non-religious people so I know it's a lot to ask for some. Even if you think it's a waste, please say a quick Hail Mary or something for him (or something in your religion of course). It means something to me and my family.

2)I'm hoping I can get a few people so send him a get well card. He loves getting mail (more accurately he complains he doesn't get mail LOL) and he may be stuck in the house for a while. Getting some cards, especially from different areas of the globe) would be pretty cool. He doesn't need Toys, Gifts, Cash, etc.. I really am asking for just a card.  I should have asked a week ago so people could have them on the way but I was reluctant to even mention anything. So if you decide to send one I'd really appreciate it going out soon as you could.

I normally wouldn't post my personal information but I'm not sure how often I'll be online. I'm putting it hidden below (so signed up members can see it). Just click under "Address Information" I'll say thank you in advance.

Address Information:
 

_________________________________________________
SHEESH!!!!i am not raping anyones childhood!!!! - Darren
P.S. I'm glad you didn't get your toy - Baytrooper
wow WOW! he brings more cowbell to every forum!! - Ross_C
Feedback TIG
http://tinyurl.com/TIGfeedback & RS http://tinyurl.com/berizingfeedback


Last edited by DarthBerizing on Tue Aug 05, 2014 11:32 pm; edited 3 times in total
Back to top Go down
https://www.imperialgunneryforum.com
trappedtexan
Moderator
Moderator
trappedtexan

Posts : 4772
Join date : 2012-12-01
Location : USA, Texas

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeTue Aug 05, 2014 11:28 pm

John, I know you just posted this, but I dont see the address.  If you want to PM it to me that would be ok as well.  I will post one ASAP.

As for the first thing consider it done.

Edit: Address is there now. Will post it out tomorrow.

_________________________________________________
Bryan

I have caviar dreams and McDonald's pockets
Back to top Go down
ourchickenshack
Force Addict
Force Addict
ourchickenshack

Posts : 4282
Join date : 2012-03-25
Location : Oklahoma

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeTue Aug 05, 2014 11:54 pm

already done bro  Wink 
Back to top Go down
Kenner76
Imperial Officer
Imperial Officer
Kenner76

Posts : 125
Join date : 2011-06-28
Age : 44
Location : Minnesota, USA

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 12:02 am

I hope everything goes smoothly for Frankie! No worries, I'll keep him in my prayers. Smile
Back to top Go down
Indysaurus
New User
New User


Posts : 10
Join date : 2014-06-28
Location : Australia - NT

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 12:23 am

May the Force be with Him .
Back to top Go down
Dr Dengar
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
Dr Dengar

Posts : 7048
Join date : 2010-05-07
Age : 49
Location : The Netherlands

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 12:32 am



We will keep Frankie in our thoughts, John!

He will be OK!

As for 2 let's see whether I can find a typical card with windmills and clogs for Frankie. Very Happy
Back to top Go down
http://TantiveXI.com
arohk
Jedi Knight
Jedi Knight
arohk

Posts : 1612
Join date : 2012-06-27
Age : 55
Location : Canada

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 2:08 am

I will keep Frankie in my thoughts and prayers John. Eye surgery is a scary thing to go through.
Back to top Go down
Starwizz
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
Starwizz

Posts : 614
Join date : 2011-06-15

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 2:50 am

All the best to both of you and
Frankie , hope and wish you a speedy recovery !!


Last edited by Starwizz on Wed Aug 06, 2014 3:31 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
shoenix
Imperial Officer
Imperial Officer
shoenix

Posts : 108
Join date : 2009-11-24
Age : 48

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 2:56 am

Well, praying will probably make me explode in a burst of flames but you all have my best wishes and I hope all goes well indeed!
Back to top Go down
Jedi Blueberry
Imperial Commander
Imperial Commander
Jedi Blueberry

Posts : 469
Join date : 2011-07-20
Age : 52
Location : Brussels

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 3:16 am

Hello John, i will send my most positive energy to Frankie from Croatia! I can t see your adress though one logged (i am using my phone, i dont have a pc here) , would you mind to send me your adress by Pm. I will send Frankie a card from Croatia...not sure how long it will take though..you both take care, Alex
Back to top Go down
vin3po
Imperial Officer
Imperial Officer
vin3po

Posts : 129
Join date : 2010-11-23
Age : 40
Location : everywhere Star Wars

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 3:19 am

Hey John

I will send over a card and will say a prayer tonight before I go to sleep and tomorrow.

Am sure everything will work out for the best.

Cheers

Vince
Back to top Go down
darth_daddius
New User
New User
darth_daddius

Posts : 4
Join date : 2012-06-25
Age : 52
Location : Australia

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 3:27 am

What a great dad.  

I'll pop one in the mail this weekend.  

Cheers
Pat
Back to top Go down
aussiejames
Admin
Admin
aussiejames

Posts : 7732
Join date : 2009-11-12
Age : 47
Location : Western Australia

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 4:29 am

Make sure his mum is not around when he gets my card. He's 12 I think bouncing boobs is appropriate  lol!
Back to top Go down
HowAboutNo
New User
New User
HowAboutNo

Posts : 1
Join date : 2014-01-09

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 4:59 am

First post on this forum, but a one time keen watcher and know you are a good guy and this is a great thing to do for Frankie. I've got no problem with both so expect prayer to a God of my choosing, and a card in the not too distant future from the UK  Stormie Smiley


Last edited by HowAboutNo on Wed Aug 06, 2014 5:06 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
cantina_patron
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
cantina_patron

Posts : 5371
Join date : 2011-10-26
Age : 49
Location : UK

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 5:03 am

My thoughts are with Frankie, and your family John. Frankie is a very brave young man & I'm sure he'll make a quick recovery.  Very Happy 
Looking at the responses so far your postman/ postlady is going to have a very full sack.  Wink 
Back to top Go down
M4K3R1
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
M4K3R1

Posts : 602
Join date : 2011-11-25
Age : 47
Location : Oztrailya

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 5:12 am

Got #1 and #2 sorted. Wink 
All the best Frankie.
Back to top Go down
walkie
Senior Developer
Senior Developer
walkie

Posts : 5084
Join date : 2012-11-05
Age : 44
Location : UK

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 5:40 am

#1 done Smile
#2 I will sort on the this week

All the best buddy Smile

_________________________________________________
* Wanted: Lili Ledy, Glasslite, Meccano, Kenner Canada Instruction Sheets, $$$$ waiting!!
* Visit My Vintage Paperwork Limelight Click Me!
* To Visit The Glasslite Guide & Discussion Thread Click Me! Or The Droids Guide & Discussion Thread Click Me!
Back to top Go down
Nico
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
Nico

Posts : 1460
Join date : 2013-03-22
Location : Wirral, UK

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 6:49 am

#1 done, will get #2 out ASAP, All the best Frankie  Wink

EDIT :- card now on route  :run2:


Last edited by Nico on Thu Aug 07, 2014 6:07 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
kisstour03
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
kisstour03

Posts : 1324
Join date : 2011-02-06
Age : 46
Location : New Brunswick, Canada

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 7:03 am

On it. I hope the mail moose gets Frankie's card there on time.

And tell Frankie I said the Force is strong with him.
Back to top Go down
Commander Clint
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
Commander Clint

Posts : 1996
Join date : 2012-04-10
Age : 51
Location : Cambridge, Ontario, Canada

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 9:50 am

We need the best assistant to be at his fully functioning self at the next raffle to pull my name. lol! 

Frankie, you will pull through with flying colours! The force is strong with you! yoda 
Back to top Go down
Jetson
Imperial Officer
Imperial Officer
Jetson

Posts : 110
Join date : 2010-05-13
Location : Upstate NY

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 10:27 am

It is done sir, and will be done.
Back to top Go down
http://www.saratogarenter.com
chris.75
TIG Benefactor
TIG Benefactor
chris.75

Posts : 1335
Join date : 2011-04-03
Age : 45
Location : UK

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 11:10 am

#1 all done and dusted  Smile 
#2 will be on its way tomorrow (Thursday 7th)

All the best to Frankie, John and the rest of the Berizing clan
Back to top Go down
Mike_Z
Imperial Commander
Imperial Commander
Mike_Z

Posts : 429
Join date : 2011-09-21
Age : 36

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 2:53 pm

Done and done! Card went out this morning

All the best Frankie... and Ragusa family.

John is one hell of a guy, it's the least I can do... AND thanks again for the help this past weekend.  study 
Back to top Go down
Jimmy_2Pack
Imperial Recruit
Imperial Recruit
Jimmy_2Pack

Posts : 22
Join date : 2012-06-28
Age : 48
Location : Chicago area

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 06, 2014 11:08 pm

Prayers said, card coming. Hope it all goes well!
Back to top Go down
ArtooDetour
Admin
Admin
ArtooDetour

Posts : 9074
Join date : 2010-03-13

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitimeThu Aug 07, 2014 2:10 am

Best wishes for speedy recovery sent and a card on its way later today  Smile 

_________________________________________________
Paul F,

thevintagetoyadvertiser.org 1970s and 80s vintage toy ads and other retro paperworks

imperialgunnery.com Vintage Star Wars action figure weapons and accessories guide
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers Empty
PostSubject: Re: OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers   OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers I_icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 

OT - Personal Favor from my TIG'ers

View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 3Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
The Imperial Gunnery Forum :: Vintage Star Wars Chat
-