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Re: [IP] Let's put this dog to rest! From Steve Ponder,posted by on of the Admins

>Thanks Fran for your thoughtfulness.

Not mine.  I forwarded this post for Dr. Ponder, as part of taking care of 
my advance directive as one of the volunteer admins.  <VBG>

Sorry that this wasn't clearer,

>I started on a pump at 15  and am pumping now (33, almost 34).  Yes pumps
>are great but not always easy.  The support for pumps here are great but it
>is important to acknowledge and remember the constant work and constant
>thinking and assessing they require.  Anyone new to a pump feeling
>frustrated should know that this is the way is will be forever on a pump --
>great freedom, great responsiblity, exhilaration and annoyance.  So,
>discouraging people from thinking this is a free ride is important.  You do
>get in trouble much faster on a pump if you let things go.

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