Friday, April 09, 2010

Update: Oh Well . . .

First, I want to thank all y'all for your lovely good wishes. However, all is not skittles and beer. I made the mistake of actually believing what a bureaucrat told me. Shame on me.

I went to Social Security like a good girl yesterday to give them the information they need and obviously, the information they gave me on the telephone is wrong. Depending on my work records as a disabled person, I may not be able to take the position without losing my Social Security benefits. Celebration postponed and possibly cancelled until things are verified. I am upset and worried. I actually had hope that I could accomplish what I needed to do without any problems. Silly me.

I'm not giving up. I just have to wait for the paperwork before I do that. However, with my luck, I'm not getting my hopes up -- just sitting here having panic attacks and praying for a miracle.

I do apologize for being precipitous in spreading good news. I really should know better than that.

Hope y'all are having a great day!!!!!

Happy Blogging!!!!!

Kay

7 comments:

  1. OH, I am so sorry that you have had to deal with all of this. Bureaucracy is not for the faint of heart, nor the short of patience. Good luck and enjoy the weekend.

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  2. I believe SS disability recipients are allowed to earn some income, though not very much. Good luck!

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  3. Prayers for you and all that works out for the best. Stay light and remember that stress is overrated.
    No go watch golf or something!

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  4. Oh dear, what a let down. Let us know what happens next.

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  5. Oh, phooey! I'm sorry you were mislead about the job. I hate it when that happens to me.

    Hang in there and keep us posted, holding postive thoughts for you :)

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  6. (Fingers crossed for you.)

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  7. I have heard plenty of stories where each government bureaucrat believes in different rules. I hope you find someone who is both knowledgeable and fair. Good luck!

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