While recovering from my ordeal, I thought I would try and compare left and right to see if there is an obvious difference between the wounds. My consultant said that it would very possibly be completely different as everyone is different, and each leg is also very different.
Looking at the image though, it doesn’t look too far off though, although the top wound of my right leg certainly looks a bit longer.. Time will tell.
Well, here it is, the moment you have all been waiting for, what my new bionic leg looks like. Warning, gruesome picture ahead LOL
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Crooked teeth, mmmm, should have used Colgate when growing up, you little monster you 😀
Well, I am lying here in my hospital bed, watching a film (Escape Plan), and relaxing after a day of surgery, sleeping and eating.
By all accounts, the surgery went very well. My legs bandaged up like last time, pains not too bad, although that might just be the class A drugs I’m on 😀. Had some loverly food, and I’ve been well looked after, by both hospital staff and my other half (who is currently having a well deserved drink at my brothers wedding party that I am missing).
Recovery will no doubt be slow, having to obtain a balance of resting, keeping it elevated, and exercising it.
How I feel, way to often 🙁
Just waiting, wearing my surgical pants, its going to be an early one, probably going to be the first in.
And here, you can see right leg, perched next to left leg, relaxing , lacking the distinct markings left leg received due to a rather nasty altercation with a man with a knife 8 months ago. Little does right leg know, that fate may deal him a similar blow, very soon.
Todays pre-operation Inktober is a sword. That is all.
Todays word is Long, so I give you something that is Long. This was the clean idea, as opposed to some of the other things I was thinking about.
Like a ruler.
This one was incredibly rushed as it’s been a busy day, and I’m very tired.
But, I promised myself I would stick to it.