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Oh, the joys of being klutzy

So yesterday night, when Jen came home, she looked at how swollen my ankle still was and announced that we were going to the doctor.

The good news is that I didn't break anything. The bad news is that I did severely sprain my ankle, and am now in a splint (which is more like a half cast so I don't know why they call it a split). I have to keep my leg elevated and ice it still, and I have crutches to get around with.

Oh joy.

And yes, I'm using this icon for ironic iconic purposes.



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Apr. 12th, 2006 06:21 pm (UTC)
And yes, I'm using this icon for ironic iconic purposes.

So you "MiS-WALKed?"
Apr. 12th, 2006 07:09 pm (UTC)
Apr. 12th, 2006 07:16 pm (UTC)
Yay... now you can do the MS Limp! Oh wait--you coulda done that anyway before the ankle injury. *rimshot*
Apr. 12th, 2006 07:33 pm (UTC)
Now he can do the MS Gimp!
Apr. 12th, 2006 10:39 pm (UTC)
Why oh why is there never a hidden camera around when you need one!
Apr. 13th, 2006 12:01 am (UTC)
There was a surveillance camera mounted on the corner there at the Biltmore...
Apr. 13th, 2006 05:22 am (UTC)
Bring it on!
Apr. 12th, 2006 08:20 pm (UTC)
Congratulations. M-I-L waited a week to go to the doctor--and then only after an intervention from Niecelet and Herself--and when she did, she found that not only had she broken her ankle but it was too swollen to put a cast on.

As Mr. Walburg used to say, "Watch your step."
Apr. 13th, 2006 12:06 am (UTC)
Ouch. That had to hurt.
Apr. 13th, 2006 01:39 am (UTC)
Probably not as much as being beaten about the metaphorical head and shoulders by her daughter and granddaughter...
Apr. 13th, 2006 03:13 am (UTC)
The only serious thing I've ever done to myself was a serious sprain, and I was in a half-cast.

Taking a shower was fun - using a garbage bag to cover it just doesn't work.
Apr. 13th, 2006 04:55 am (UTC)
Yeah, I'm pretty much learning that myself.
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