My foot is still in a surgical boot, and I need to use crutches most of the time to keep from putting too much weight on the newly pinned bone, but I’m in good shape. I had hardly any pain at all. Mostly, this makes me think about and appreciate how blessed I normally am, just to get around without any problem. I’ve been getting a lot of rest, and that has been good for me, too. Still, I’ll be VERY glad to get back to normal. And speaking of that, I’m over my cold, too. Probably all that bedrest.… Read More »
Archive for September, 2007
Jenni and Mary Ann took me to the doctor’s outpatient surgical center at noon yesterday, after Joan had been delivered to the airport.
The surgery was quick and painless–I was sedated, but only mildly so. So far, the incision etc. hasn’t hurt any more than my dental surgery did. The difference is, I have to use crutches and keep my foot elevated most of the time before, which means this blog won’t be long.
I have a new depth of consideration for people who are handicapped in any way. It is no small thing to need help to get around,… Read More »