The Weekend Revisit Of: “Happy Birthday Buddy”

Buddy is five today! Five years ago, buddy entered my world and changed it forever. Of course buddy was never planned for. How do you plan for someone like Buddy?

I still remember the emotions I felt the day before I got buddy. I knew that the next day nothing I did would ever be the same. So much that I used to do would be a thing of the past. Like sledding. I love sledding. Nope, buddy does not like sledding at all. He could get all worked up with that one.

Still, as much as he can be a pain in my side, he’s there for me. Day in and day out. Just sitting there, waiting. Waiting for that day we all hope never ever has to come. And I hope it never does come.

Happy birthday Buddy. Here’s looking forward to another five years.

The average lifespan of Buddy is ten years. Buddy is my implanted defibrillator

Originally Posted September 25, 2012

Update: Buddy was replaced in 2014 with Buddy 2. His battery only lasted seven years.

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6 Comments Add yours

  1. Susan says:

    I’m glad buddy hasn’t had much to do!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Kathleen Perrott Toppin says:

    Thank goodness for quiet Buddys.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Basil Rene says:

      And I hope this one forever stays that way!


  3. At first, it was thought that this was about a dog! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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