Thanks he is out of surgery now, still waiting to find out if they have to do a followup but he came through the first part ok. Thanks alot guys, I know this is an odd post for iowadg but I needed some familiarity.
Been thinking about it, and doing lots of well-wishing. Lots. I don't wish that stuff on anybody and I certainly don't know many people who can handle it as well as you have. Let us know if those bills get out of hand. Hell, I already owe you $6!