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The Good Hurt

Apparently, the rule for a successful knee replacement is to exercise vigorously the weeks before it’s done. Because I really got to enjoy working at the Fitness Center in the weeks before mine was done, looking forward to the push, … Continue reading

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Follow Up Knee

The surgery on my knee went smoothly, so smoothly that I broke the rule for recovery: get to a physical therapy specialist asap. Here it is Monday evening and I’m not scheduled for therapy other than what I’m doing on … Continue reading

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All According To Plan

Monica had her knee surgery yesterday. It went well. She was feeling little pain today, though Day 2 is supposed to be the worst. Probably released on parole tomorrow at noon.  ;^)

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Give A Knee, Take A Knee II

If you are reading this Tuesday morning, know that I am currently unconscious and a surgeon is doing noisy and unsettling things to my right knee. Which makes me glad to be unaware of his activities. He’ll be finished soon, … Continue reading

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Take a Knee, Get a Knee

Went to a longish briefing yesterday with some other candidates for knee replacement. A nurse explained what was going to happen, and went into great detail about things like where to park, what kind of clothing to bring, how therapy … Continue reading

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Amazing Goose

No doubt about it, fall is here. The trees are changing and those not changing are dropping leaves. Friday and Saturday I went to Duluth for the annual Episcopal Church in Minnesota Convention. This is my second one and I’m … Continue reading

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Push, Grunt, Groan

I got my State Fair entry of the happy skeleton dancing through a graveyard back, along with a not-very-helpful score sheet. There was space for commentary, but the judge didn’t write anything. I wish she had, maybe something useful would … Continue reading

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