Asking for Well wishes and prayers

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  1. TLesky

    TLesky Active Member

    I just wanted to get a message out to those who may know Tim Metro from Minnesota. He is a regular attendee of many tournaments in the midwest as well as the U.S. Nationals. This past summer he took 2nd place in the Professor Cup.

    If you know Tim, you know that he has been fighting kidney disease for several years. For the past months he has been on a donor list, waiting for a transplant. Recently, his brother was found to be a perfect match and agreed to give up one of his kidneys.

    Well the big day has finally arrived. Early Friday Sept. 14th, Tim and his brother are heading for surgery.

    I am asking for all on the Gym,. both those who know Tim and those who dont, to please keep him and his brother in your thoughts and prayers. Tim is one of my closest friends, and a great Pokemon player. He is also outgoing, ready to jump in with both feet to help anyone out. I know that modern medicine makes his survival rate and acceptance of the new kidney good, and U of Minn hospital is amazing, but your good wishes are still very much apperciated.

    Lets all send Tim our best wishes and give him some good stuff to read while he is home recovering. Hopefully he will be well enough to attend a Battle Road or two.

    Thanks to all of you for taking the time to read and respond.
  2. My deepest prayers go out to Tim and his brother, I really hope things go well. Tim is a great player and a great friend. I hope for a successful operation and a speedy recovery!!!! Keep us informed Troy, thanks.

  3. Jason

    Jason New Member

    Hope all goes well for Tim and his bro :)
  4. ShawofMordor

    ShawofMordor New Member

    Goodluck Tim, and props to his brother for stepping up!
  5. jkwarrior

    jkwarrior New Member

    A true example of brotherly love
  6. PSYCO829

    PSYCO829 New Member

    tell tim and his prother he is in out minds and our hearts
    and tell his brother he is an example of an increadible human bieng, willing to selflessly help save his brother
  7. Lawman

    Lawman Active Member

    Our thoughts and prayers will be with the entire Metro family. The parents must be awfully proud of their sons!

  8. pyrot53

    pyrot53 New Member

    itd be cool to see him at battle roads although im not in his division but my dad just got out of that hospital and its great so i hope it all goes well and hes eady for battle roads!!! :)
  9. ilikegengar

    ilikegengar Member

    May God bless both brothers with health and happiness!
  10. doctormcdreamy

    doctormcdreamy New Member

    i seen tim around tournaments in iowa. and he always seemed like a good guy. and i bet he is.
    we're wishing Tim Metro and his whole family the best.
  11. Benlugia

    Benlugia Gallery Contributor

    Tim and his family will be in my prayers.
    good luck to both and here's hoping for a speedy recovery.
  12. Red5bv06

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    I'll be praying for both of them.

    Get well soon.
  13. homeofmew

    homeofmew Active Member

    That sounds scary! AS long as they have a donor part it should be ok.
    Remember people once your dead you don't need your organs so donate!
  14. PunkMonkey

    PunkMonkey New Member

    I'm from Colorado so I don't know Tim, or his brother. But I would like them to know that I still care. I hope all goes well. God bless.
  15. SD PokeMom

    SD PokeMom Mod Supervisor Staff Member

    best wishes to all for a speedy recovery...:)

  16. IvesRountree

    IvesRountree New Member

    I love to see the best society has to offer, since we are usually up to our necks on the worst... so it is refreshing to see a true demonstration of unintereted and uncompromised effort to help a human being, Tim's brother is currently on my top 10 of people I respect.
  17. The_Envoy_of_Chaos

    The_Envoy_of_Chaos New Member

    Good luck. I wish both Tim and his brother the best
  18. Regis_Neo

    Regis_Neo Moderator

    No clue who he is, but I'll definately give him my well wishes as he is a fellow Pokemon player. Get well soon!
  19. swanton1717

    swanton1717 New Member

    I love Tim =) I hope everything goes perfectly for him!
  20. Rainbowgym

    Rainbowgym Active Member

    Best wishes for BOTH the boys.
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