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grrr ds2 has put a chip up his nose

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Jimjambells · 23/12/2004 19:36

Was going to have a relaxing evening. DH came in with a DVD earlier, we were getting the kids ready for bed- when ds2 announces "mummy I've out a chip up my nose". And he has, and we can't get it out, so dh has had to take him to casualty (braving the drunks and the norwalk virus) Grrrrr.

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Slink · 23/12/2004 19:48

Oh bless him, i put a pea in my nose when i was small and dd 3 is still trying to see how far her finger will go.

Hope he is ok.

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lockets · 23/12/2004 19:51

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JakBFrostNippingatYourtoes · 23/12/2004 19:54

Oh, blimey! You couldn't make it up

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spidermansmum · 23/12/2004 20:38

Arn't you glad it wasn't saturday!! Hope ds2 gets the chip out quickly so you and dh can enjoy DVD.

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blossomgoodwill · 23/12/2004 20:38

Oh god Jimjams Hope ds is okay.
Hope they don't have too long a wait as if ds is anything like dd waiting is not something she does easily. Hopefully the hospital will be symapthetic
Are you okay? If I remember correctly you should be going in soon to have ds3. Am I correct? If so good luck! xxx

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blossomgoodwill · 23/12/2004 20:39

I didn't read that properly Jimjams !!! It's ds2 not ds1. Well then it shouldn't be too bad! All this ds/dd can get confusing at times!

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mum38 · 23/12/2004 21:20

hope they don't have to wait too long!! my sis and I as kids once dared my brother to do this -we got into real trouble..

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coppertop · 23/12/2004 21:22

Any news yet? Hopefully he'll soon be back home and chip-free.

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eidsvold · 24/12/2004 12:00

hope all is sorted out now - have a lovely 'relaxing' christmas and look forward to news of babe.

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tinseltortoiseshell · 24/12/2004 12:04

Bad luck jimjams - ds put a pea up his nose - I was livid! Hope you didn't have to wait too long.

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Christmassbee · 24/12/2004 12:11

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anniebear · 24/12/2004 21:45

Grace recently put a piece of sweetcorn up hers after seeing a child do it with a pea on tv. Luckily I was able to tell her to blow and blow until it came out!!!!!!!!

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Jimjambells · 24/12/2004 21:58

They couldn't find it! He was sneezing a lot so they said he probably sneezed it out- if not it might go manky! He was a dream though apparently (dh took him). They asked whether he would like to sit on daddy's lap or lie down and he said "hmm I think I'll lie down please". apparently lay there very still whilst they fished around inside his nostril.

Blossomgoodwill- we spent most of last night saying "thank god it isn't ds1". Even looking up his nose would have involved probably at least 3 people restraining him- but then if it had been him I guess we wouldn't have known anything about it unless it got infected.

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Eulalia · 26/12/2004 18:53

Glad he is OK and it didn't happen on Christmas day. My dad was in hospital on 23/24th with a nosebleed which didn't stop but is fine now.

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Jimjams · 31/12/2004 10:53

And at 5am this morning the chip came out of his nose. No idea how they missed it in A and E - it's quite big- he must have sniffed it up pretty high.

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Twiglett · 31/12/2004 10:55

sorry but ROFL at the thought of heavily pg Jimjams having to cope with chip up nose disaster

I have a sick sick sick sense of humour it seems



now, go have that baby

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coppertop · 31/12/2004 10:56

I suppose what goes up must come down.....

How on earth could they miss a chip???? Even a small one would surely be easy to spot in a toddler?

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Blossomhill · 31/12/2004 10:58

My eyes are watering just thinking about it!

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Twiglett · 31/12/2004 10:58

maybe it was a


wait for it


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terribly sorry about this




....


it could've been




.... a microchip
{ba-da-boom)

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coppertop · 31/12/2004 11:01


And there was I trying to avoid chip jokes! I suppose these things just aren't so cut and dried.......
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Jimjams · 31/12/2004 11:04

well fishing a chip out of his nose made a change from timing contractions (started again last night every 15 mins only to stop this morning......grrrr)

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Twiglett · 31/12/2004 11:10

"fishing a chip"

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Twiglett · 31/12/2004 11:10

sorry about contractions

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Gobbledigook · 31/12/2004 11:57

Glad your ds was good for the doctors! it's the kind of thing I dread happening with ds1 as he would have to be pinned down by 10 men I reckon! Hairdressers, photo sessions, nail cutting - anything like that, it's like we are trying to cut his arm off without anaesthetic!

Oh JJ - hope it all happens soon - you def must be in 'pre-labour' - I did that for about a week, contractions on and off. Soooo, frustrating but it will be over soon!

Lots of luck!!

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