Not that it is particulary news that she is alive and well and plans to stay that way, but nice to know.
She is having surgery on Wednesday about 12:00, but, of course, has to have those pretests tomorrow. The doctor did say that it is okay for her to plan to go ahead to leave for Chautauqua later this week.
Dad was off at some church meeting, but Mother seemed to be in very good spirits. She said that Dad probably knew more about the whole medical scene than she did. She did emphasize that she is alive and well and that she plans to stay that way.