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Re: [IP] analogies...just a thought



This is a much better analogy....in my opinion it's perfect.
Santana

Melissa Howell wrote:

> I haven't been following the thread of talk on the analogy of the dog/leash
> too much.
> But I have an idea.
>   Why don't we come up with new ones and send them in to the publisher,
> author, or whomever we were talking about sending letters too.  Maybe in the
> next version he can use some of our ideas to help kids out.  Any
> ideas...hum...what can I compare "pumpy" too?
>         Almost like having my best friend with me all the time..
>                 sometimes he can be aggravating or bothersome
>                         but I couldn't live without him!
>
> Just my 2 cents worth...change that to 3 cents (just found a penny in my
> desk) hehe
> Melissa
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email @ redacted [mailto:email @ redacted]On Behalf
> Of email @ redacted
> Sent: Friday, June 30, 2000 9:49 AM
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: [IP] Re: RoseLea
>
> RoseLea,
> I acknowledged my mistake earlier.  I shouldn't have assumed he wasn't a
> pumper.  Still, the comment was way off.  You have to bring your diabetes
> with
> you no matter where you go or where you're at.  Whether it be a syringes or
> a
> pump.  I hardly think a pump can be compared to a dog on a leash.  Again, I
> apoligize for mistakingly assuming Dr. Ponder does not wear a pump.
> Santana
>
> RoseLea wrote:
>
> > Santana wrote:
> >
> > >>It bugs me that they speak
> > for the pumping community and they don't even have a pump!  We can add Dr.
> > Stephen
> > W. Ponder (maybe he ponders too much?) to our poo poo endo list.  <<
> >
> > Ah but the book states that Dr. Stephen Ponder does wear a pump.  And
> again,
> > while I think the statement about a pump being like a dog on a lease is
> very
> > poor, perhaps it was the only analogy he could come up with to let a teen
> > know that a pump isn't just something you stick on and forget about.
> >
> > RoseLea and Max...
> >
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