Joint Effort.

My right knee was a bit sore this morning, but at first I paid it little mind.  I have become inured to pain.  Not until I knocked it while mounting the bike, did I realise something was wrong. The pain was excruciating.  It brought tears to my eyes and almost caused me to fall from the saddle.  I rode on to work, and when I arrived, I noticed that my knee was quite swollen.  When I touched it, I found it felt as if it had a hot silicone breast implant in it.  And it hurt.  Very much. 

Looks like a spot of cellulitis.  I suspect that when I fell on my already bike-injured knee on Friday night I picked up an infection.  Or perhaps it was when I was wading in the bay on Monday.  Whatever, now was the time to take those hitherto unnecessary antibiotics.  Plus some anti-inflammatory painkillers.  Thus I made it through the day. 

About Uisce úr

Though I am old with wandering Through hollow lands and hilly lands, I will find out where she has gone, And kiss her lips and take her hands; And walk among long dappled grass, And pluck till time and times are done, The silver apples of the moon, The golden apples of the sun.
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One Response to Joint Effort.

  1. Glenn says:

    How do you know what a silicone implant inside your knee feels?Talk about strange kinks!


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