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by PARR
Tue Aug 14, 2007 6:58 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Need encouragement
Replies: 10
Views: 1266

me too this thursday ( and my partner)

um...you are doing something positive about your health and appearance. This is an adult issue, not something people will think about other than positively.

So we'll talk about it Thursday after we're all wired up, ok? c ya
by PARR
Sat Aug 11, 2007 7:29 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: less than a week till b day
Replies: 4
Views: 498

less than a week till b day

OK, my partner and I get wired up on Thursday this week. Gotta say reading all this info here has been real helpful, what to expect, how to deal with soreness, cleaning etc. Both of us are going into this with real possitive attitudes...no more crossed over front teeth, no more crooked smiles, (and ...
by PARR
Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:13 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How old will you be on the day your braces come off?
Replies: 289
Views: 33187

hmmm...one of us will be starting his 30s, the other will be way into his 31st year if not 32. (not telling which...but the old guy doesn't post)
by PARR
Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Gays In Braces
Replies: 84
Views: 29482

my partner and I are getting wired up in 3 weeks. We're in our late 20s and finally getting around to doing it. (well, the money is available and it won't get any easier or cheaper.) His case is urgent, mine is highly recommended. SOmething this important, one's health and well being...a no brainer....
by PARR
Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Greetings, thanks, my story, and some pics!
Replies: 11
Views: 2638

James, thanks for your story. My teeth look a bit like your before pic ... which is why I'm here...my partner and I get wired up in less than a month and I gotta say, my attitude is like yours and so many others here... this is going to be great cause it's going to make a real difference in our appe...
by PARR
Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:14 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: NAHKY's Long Bracial Journey - New Pics Pg 16
Replies: 220
Views: 88280

Gotta say wow, what great results! but also a real thank you for posting so thorough a diary of the events and procedures. It makes us more determined than ever to get our smiles in line! PARR (Pennsylvania Railroad...what my mouth will look like lol) and Partner ... Bill and Ted on an excellent adv...
by PARR
Tue Jul 24, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: positive mental conditioning, anyone?
Replies: 15
Views: 2418

certainly notice it with my dentist, and am just starting ortho treaments so will be on the look out for it, but I bet it is real to the profession...positive reinforcement. Certainly something we are taught in other healthcare areas.
by PARR
Tue Jul 24, 2007 2:28 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I notice more people with Braces!
Replies: 19
Views: 2714

being in healthcare, I notice lots about people, but yes I too have noticed many adults who have decided to maintain and improve themselves. My partner and I are doing it together...he was told you should do it now, and I was told problems could develop later. Well, the best investment one can make ...
by PARR
Tue Jul 24, 2007 2:08 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Announcing your decision to your wife/hubby/partner
Replies: 31
Views: 5079

My partner came home after a dentist appt and told me dejectedly he was advised to get braces to prevent real issues down the line. We are both late 20s. So I started thinking my smile wasn't perfect and my bite overlapped a bit, and told him maybe we should do this together. He was incredibly relie...