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Puncture Wound

limewave2012-05-29 12:19:11 +0000 #1
I punctured my hand yesterday on my disc brake rotor

I'm 99% positive it went in until it hit bone as I could see my bone right after it happened

After gushing blood for a minute it sealed right up and all that's left of the gore is a perfect red half moon.

It hurts like a B and its swollen and bruised today.

I'm just whining. DH is giving me no sympathy (probably because he has to fold the laundry and empty the dishwasher now ).

Although I can hold onto my bike handle, I can't brake. And I can't do anything that pulls or applies pressure on it, so no strength training either.

I have a race on Sunday.

Okay, I'm done whining now. This is what happens when you work at home, there's no coworkers to tell your stories to or get sympathy from.
indysteel2012-05-29 12:35:23 +0000 #2
((((Limewave)))). That sounds pretty whine-worthy to me. I hope the pain lessens enough by Sunday so that you can do your race.
Catrin2012-05-29 12:43:11 +0000 #3
(((Limewave))) sending healing vibes and hopes that you will be able to race Sunday! I suppose you are up on your tetanus shots?
limewave2012-05-29 13:00:26 +0000 #4
Thanks for the hugs, I needed them!

I had to get a tetanus shot last night--so at least I'm good for another 5 years or so.
Owlie2012-05-29 13:19:44 +0000 #5
Ow. ((Limewave))
OakLeaf2012-05-29 14:12:35 +0000 #6
Ow ow ow ow ow ow ow (((((Limewave))))) Hope it heals up quick.

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