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Jan 18, 2010

Father of the Nation hospitalized after falling from hammock

George Price

George Price

He celebrated his ninety-first birthday only last Friday, and this year there was no public appearance to mark the occasion, mostly because, as he put it, the recession does not lend to a party. Despite his age, George Price, the Father of the nation, can frequently be seen taking his walk between his home and the Holy Redeemer Cathedral. Lately, Price has been spending time working on his biography to be published in the months to come. But last Saturday afternoon, the senior statesman reportedly suffered a setback when he fell from a hammock at his Pickstock home.  Price hit his knee and was immediately transported to the Belize Healthcare Partners where he is undergoing a battery of tests. According to family members, the outcome of the tests will be known in the next few days. It is expected that he will be released from the hospital later this week.

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13 Responses for “Father of the Nation hospitalized after falling from hammock”

  1. Concerned says:

    Happy Belated B-Day Right Hon. Price.

    Thank you for your dedication to our jewel Belize.
    I await to read your biography.

  2. Angela says:

    Happy belated birthday. My prayers are for your full recovery and speedy recovery. God bless.

  3. West Palm Beacher says:

    Happy Birthday Right Hon. G.C. Price .
    Indeed thank you for your dedication to our beautiful little country. I can only hope and pray that the Lord will put someone just like you in power again. It is disheartening to see how little they care for our country and its people. Sadly it has gone unnoticed. I am proud to be a Belizean , I love Belize dearly but unfortunately I don’t think Belize can love anyone right now.
    I do pray for you and hope that you are restored to health very soon.

    God Bless you

  4. Poinciana, Florida USA says:

    Happy Birthday Mr. Price.
    Thank you for your hard work that you have put in to our country,,,,,The newer State men that have the power in their hand cannot handle it look at all the crimes that is happen in a small country like Belize its a shame,,,but back to you Mr. Price we all send our love and Blessing from all my family here in the USA we remember the good things that you did for us to be a nation that we are now…You did your part and you did it very well thanks again

    God Bless You

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  6. desmond says:

    may God bless the father with maney more birth days

  7. AZ says:

    Happy belated birthday, Mr. Price. You have been one of my heroes since I was a little girl growing up in Belize.Thank you for everything you have done for our country. I wish you a speedy recovery.

  8. OrangeWalkGial says:

    Once again he lives for us to say HAPPY BIRTHDAY Rt. Hon. George Cadle Price! I wish you well on your recovery! God Bless!

  9. JefMuller BRASIL says:

    In 2008 I had the pleasure of studying at UB in Belmopan. There I learned what a great man and an example is Mr. Price. His biography certanly will be a best seller. I wish Belize a soon recovery for your hero.

  10. Windy city says:

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY Rt.Hon. George Price.I wish you many more.

  11. Lyndon Sutherland says:

    May the Lord Bless Mr. Price , truly a great man, but surely, a nation coming forth is the product of a number of patriarchs , who are the the other Fathers of Belize?

  12. EDA says:

    There will never be another leader like The Right Honorable George Cadle Price. May he have a speedy recovery. He is in my prayers.

  13. Rod Coldren says:

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