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Lady Plantag... : (22 September 2017 - 04:29 PM) That sounds terrible! Get well soon!
starbuck. : (22 September 2017 - 01:20 PM) thanks :loves: doc gave me lots of stuff to treat it so i'm hoping it gets better soon
BrokenButterfly : (22 September 2017 - 12:50 PM) OH Bummer, Feel better Kris. I used to get them all the time, no fun at all.
caomoyl : (22 September 2017 - 12:48 PM) :hug: ear infections are the worst :(
starbuck. : (22 September 2017 - 11:47 AM) i'm dying. somehow, overnight, i got a massive ear infection :cry: it feels like someone took a drill and is making holes in my head
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Lady Plantag... : (21 September 2017 - 10:42 AM) You look great in green! :)
nancy drew. : (20 September 2017 - 08:49 PM) Testing out the new green! :creepy:
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Madooo : (20 September 2017 - 08:20 PM) It's been a long time since I was last here. :drop:
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