Sprained but not broken

After 4 hours of waiting in the emergency room at the local hospital, I’ve learned two things:

1. My wrist is sprained, not broken.

My sprained wrist

2. I’m glad I’m not sharing a room with the woman who yelled “Why, why, why” for about 4 hours straight. She was waiting to be admitted. And I’m sure I’m not the only one who hopes she has a health plan that provides for private room coverage.

I haven’t quite perfected my typing technique – after years of touch typing, being without the use of a few fingers takes some getting used to. While I was hoping to put up a post tonight all I’m going to be able to give are a few random thoughts.

3. When you slip on the stairs, try not to break your fall with your arm.

4. Tylenol 3s are good painkillers – but not so good when you want to blog. So that’s all for now.



  1. So you’re not as graceful as a gazelle after all? Another illusion shattered…. Rest up, take your meds, and call me if you need a scribe. And for god’s sake, stay off the stairs! 😉

    1. The trip down the stairs was a thing of beauty! xx

  2. Ha ha. Sorry, I’m laughing at the shouting woman. Get well soon Deb.

    1. Thanks, Roy. I sure hope she doesn’t have roommates!

  3. […] how I sprained my wrist 2 weeks ago? It still hurts. The more I do with it, the worse it gets. Which means I can’t chop, […]

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