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KSCartist
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posted 01-04-2014 09:19 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for KSCartist   Click Here to Email KSCartist     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I had breakfast with Jacques van Oene this morning. We try to get together each time he comes to town.

Well this morning he asks, "When you had your heart attack, what cheered you up the most?" I responded, "All of the well wishes were wonderful and much appreciated, but the coolest one was the "Get Well Card" from Fyodor Yurchikhin on board the International Space Station that Erik (Hoorenz) emailed me.

Jacques then reaches into his bag and pulls out the piece of paper with Fyodor's message. It was stamped as having been flown on the ISS and signed by nine members of Expeditions 36, 37 and 38. Fyodor, Karen Nyberg, Luca Parmitano, Chris Cassidy, Oleg Kotov, Sergei Ryazansky, Michael Hopkins, Rick Mastracchio and Koichi Wakata.

I cannot thank Erik and Jacques enough for doing this for me . I will treasure this forever.

Robert Pearlman
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posted 01-04-2014 09:22 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
That is truly awesome, Tim! Bravo to Jacques and Erik (and Fyodor)!

Greggy_D
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posted 01-04-2014 10:14 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Greggy_D   Click Here to Email Greggy_D     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Tim, truly amazing!! You look better and healthier every time I see you, my friend.

Russian
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posted 01-08-2014 04:25 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Russian     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Erik, Jacques! I'm really shocked by your capacity to operate with Russians and get back things from ISS with Soyuz capsule! Bravo,guys!

And of course Fedor is great!

hoorenz
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posted 01-08-2014 09:54 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for hoorenz   Click Here to Email hoorenz     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Fedor indeed is great! And of course, we did get a lot of help from a good Russian friend. He sent the request to Fedor and personally received back the card from him. This Russian guy was so nice to immediately forward it to Jacques, so that he could take it to Florida on this trip.

cspg
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posted 01-08-2014 03:05 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for cspg   Click Here to Email cspg     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Excellent!

cycleroadie
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posted 01-08-2014 03:49 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for cycleroadie   Click Here to Email cycleroadie     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Awesome Tim!!

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