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10 June 2007 @ 03:04 pm
Just like every year...  
...I'm trying to do my best to avoid message boards and posts that involve news about the Tonys. Not that I've really been keeping up with the shows on Broadway this year... But watching the Tonys (in my late time zone) and trying NOT to get spoilers off the internet has sort of become my tradition.

This afternoon was spent watching Sydney to make sure that she didn't bump her head on anything in her attempt to sit up. She's getting a little better about sitting up, and will actually be able to hold herself up for a little longer than 12 seconds. Mark & I are realizing that this recovery process will be a long and drawn out one... *SIGH* Poor dog! :( I have to say one thing, though - she certainly is a fighter!

I also did several loads of laundry (how thrilling!) and got caught up reading all the latest and greatest due SOUTH slash. :) I'm not sure what it is about Fraser and RayK that make them SOOO hot as a couple, but I think it has something to do with the fact that Fraser is SO repressed and Ray wears his heart on his sleeve and both are so incredibly lonely - somehow that makes for wonderful slash, if you ask me. I LOVE them together!! And what constantly amazes me is that almost 10 years after the series ended, there are still people who actively write due SOUTH slash - that's gotta say something, right?

I just finished reading two of my favorite fics ever - "True North" by Crysothemis and "Finding the Words" by Berty. Originally, I provided links to the stories, but due to their *ahem* somewhat NC-17 contents *blush*, I've decided against it and have revised this post. Both are lovely though and I think what I REALLY love about both is that they remain so true to the characters and each action, thought, and spoken word is truly, truly believable. If you're interested in obtaining the links, please let me know and I'll email them to you - posting them on a public blog, though may not be the best idea.

On another note, tomorrow is a state holiday (I think it's Kuhio Day Kamehameha Day - thanks kananigirl!!... I can NEVER get it straight!) and Mark is off so it's a good thing and he can look after Sydney while I'm at work. I'm hoping that tomorrow Sydney will be able to at least sit up for a while... the poor thing - last night I kept hearing thumps beside the bed where she was sleeping - and when I checked it was Sydney attempting to hold her head up and then falling down again. :( Sooo sad! :(

Hope you've all a nice weekend and for those who live in Hawaii and have tomorrow off - enjoy! :) Thanks so much again for the continued good thoughts for Sydney - we really do appreciate it! HUGS to all!
Current Mood: hotit's too hot here!
Kananigirlkananigirl on June 11th, 2007 02:39 am (UTC)
Kamehameha Day! LOL I should know,cause it's the only holiday near my bday. That and Father's Day.
Sheri: Sheri - yahoo iconshutterbug93 on June 11th, 2007 02:48 am (UTC)
Ahaha!! I ALWAYS mix the two up! I have to remember this for next year - all I know is that I don't have a holiday on either day. :P On the bright side, traffic should be pretty good tomorrow morning! ;)
waytoocoolrevwaytoocoolrev on June 11th, 2007 08:07 pm (UTC)
Hope it doesn't take too long for your baby to feel better!

I'm on my way home from MT, I'm hanging out at the Salt Lake airport. Long wait but not bad.
Sheri: Sheri - yahoo iconshutterbug93 on June 12th, 2007 08:48 am (UTC)
Thanks so much for your comment!! Hope you had a lovely trip!! It's good to see you back, I've missed you!!
Sabine: Mickisabine10 on June 11th, 2007 10:20 pm (UTC)
I've read that the recovery process is comparable with this one from people who had a stroke - step by step. But I hope Sydney will not need so much time. And yes, I too think that she is a fighter, she is a strong dog with caring and strong friends at her side!*Hugs*

I don't know "Due South" so, if you don't mind, I really would be interested in obtaining the links. Then I at least know about what you are talking. :)

Big hugs and much love from all of us! :)
Sheri: Due South 03 - Teamworkshutterbug93 on June 12th, 2007 08:51 am (UTC)
Mark & I have realized that the recovery process will be long and drawn out. Each day she is doing a little bit better, though so that's encouraging. :) Thanks so much for your good thoughts for her!!

I will email you the two due SOUTH fan fic links that I referred to in my post... great, GREAT slash fiction!! :) And I just LOVE those two characters... *SIGH*

Big, big HUGS to you, Sabine!! :)
Sheri: DS - Friendshipshutterbug93 on June 12th, 2007 11:30 am (UTC)
I just sent you an email with the links, Sabine. :) Sorry the email is so long - I felt I needed to describe some of the things about the show before you read the stories. I think starting off with "Finding the Words" might be best to get a better understanding of the characters... "True North" is a bit long, but it's worth the read.

And, if you're wondering, Fraser and Ray are in my icon above - sometimes it's nice to know what they look like when you're reading the fic. :)

Hope you enjoy and I'd love to know what you think! Those writers are truly talented!! :D