Category Archives: Knee Surgery

Nothing ever turns out how you imagine

Tomorrow I go into the shop for repairs. Snip here. Poke there. And I’ll be all fixed up. That is except for the aforementioned pain and suffering of rehab. I’m not nervous or scared and I don’t mind people asking … Continue reading

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Live like you’re __!!

If you knew that you had the full use of your left leg for only two more days, what would you do? I thought about that on my way to work today.  What will it be?  Long walk?  Butt kicking … Continue reading

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Friday… Saturday… Sunday… D-Day

It’s coming.  The day is coming.  My knee is hurting a little and it almost buckled again today. As if to remind me that I must have this surgery and I am not just doing it for fun. Someone asked … Continue reading

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Pain

I asked a buddy who had knee surgery for some tips.  He said to do the rehab and do it hard.  Push myself beyond, he said.  Beyond where I think I should stop.  Do the rehab and do it hard. … Continue reading

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How I Imagine My Future

When I decided to have the ACL surgery, I immediately began to imagine how it would go. Not how the surgery itself would go but how the recovery period would go.  I imagined me laying on the sofa, unable to … Continue reading

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I’m going under the knife and you’re invited along for the ride

A week from today, I will lay down on a bed and let someone inject me with drugs that will paralyze me and render me unconscious.  Then, with advance knowledge but no ability to stop it, someone will cut open … Continue reading

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