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Posted on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Dave!Pain is quite a motivator. Which is good, because that's the way it's supposed to work. Your body produces pain to let you know that there's something wrong and you need to do something about it.

But there should be a way to turn the pain off once you've addressed the problem. I've been to the doctor... I've learned my lesson not to get run over by a van... I've been incredibly careful not to cause further injury to my ribs. Everything I can do, I've taken care of.

So why am I still in pain? Now it just seems cruel.

And yet here we are.

Getting in and out of bed is absolute torture. Sitting down and getting up are almost as bad. Coughing is outright agony. Reaching for anything higher than 5-feet or lower than 2-feet with my right arm feels like I am being stabbed repeatedly in my chest with a machete. And, as it's been for nearly a week now, any pressure applied to my rib-cage results in a flash of searing pain. Even the act of opening my laptop and typing this blog entry results in an ouchie.

I know. I know. I know. I know!... but since I have a life, remaining 100% motionless in bed all day is not really an option.

I'd dope up on pain-killers, but work is hard enough already.

And so I suffer.

Sucks to be me.

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Comments

  1. TheQueen says:

    No -at least keep lifting your arm. You never want to have a frozen shoulder.

  2. Poppy says:

    ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

  3. Ren says:

    You have my sympathy. On the other hand, if you accept that the pain persists to discourage you from activities that could cause further harm, then I guess it’s doing it’s job. Continuing pain when you *aren’t* doing anything avoidable is crap, though. :-)

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