Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:14:00 GMT
Today Lisa goes in for surgery on her shoulder and her elbow. She'll have a metal plate and pins in her shoulder and her elbow will be wired up so that it works more-or-less as it should. It will be great for going through airport security in a couple of weeks when we go out to New York.
Again, thanks to all who have expressed concern. Her pain levels haven't been as severe as we expected; mostly just a nagging discomfort with a jolt here and there. Still, no fun, but the alternatives could be far worse.
Closed Saturday March 1.
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:07:22 GMT
See the next post for the long explanation.
I REALLY Hate Winter Right Now
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 03:09:17 GMT
It seems like this Winter is worse than most and will never end. Last night the title of "Worst Winter Ever" was cemented in place.
I got home last night and Lisa was not home and William was. When I expressed surprise he said "I guess mom didn't get hold of you, huh?" It turns out that Lisa slipped and fell on some ice and was taken by ambulance to the ER. A neighbor had just brought William home so that he could do some essential homework. Lisa decided he should go home since I was expected home at any moment anyway.
I rushed over to the hospital and found Lisa very woozy from pain, having already thrown up the pain medications. She broke her left arm near the shoulder and broke her elbow. At least ... Read More »
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