Martin's heart op on September 1st, 2015.
The pictures below are thumbnails, meaning they are small copies of the real thing. You just click them. The weather in Norway and in Thailand.

Martin had a heart valve replacement and got a pig valve. Muslims use only calf valves or mechanical ones.

On August 31st, Martin left his house at WestWood and went to Oslo.

Arriving at Oslo railway station.

Martin stayed over at Cato's flat in Oslo. This is his street.

Martin up early in the morning at Cato's on September 1st.

Then off the the bus terminal.

It is a 90 minutes ride to the clinic and it is situated North-North-East of Oslo.

Downtown Oslo.

Oslo has some very ugly buildings. This is one of them.

The Feiring Clinic is situated next to the biggest lake in Norway, Mjøsa.

It was a nice, clear day.

The rolling hills next to the lake.

The bus that took Martin to the clinic.

Road sign.

No-smoking sign.

Martin's room with view of the lake.

Martin's male Swiss nurse. A very pleasant and soft-spoken person.

The hallway outside the room.

Martin in his room.

Pre-op state.

The vie from the bed was soothing.

The view.

Post-op view 6 days later.

One of the transport busses.

Inside Martin's bus.

Martin's "Health Express", busses specifically made to transport patients.

Arriving at Tønsberg Hospital after 3 hours in the bus and taxi.

The room in the public hospital had 3 inmates, Martin and 2 other gentlemen in their 80-ties that looked like walking corpses.

Martin ready to depart the public hospital on September 8th.

On September 23rd, Martin is off to Thailand, one month late.


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Last updated on May 18, 2015 at 06:09 hours.