Woohoo! I fixed the laptop! I know, I know. I'm brilliant. So, as of last night about 2 AM my counts are:
red 3.45 (up .05 from the day before)
They consider anything over 50 be be safe for platelets.
I've been trying to identify some of the local fauna and I have discovered...Pigeons! On the roof. That's about it.
I peeled off the dressing where the Hickman line went in and it wasn't bad. Holy smokes, a nurse just brought me Italian ice. Gotta go!