Friday, November 20, 2009


Well, I've really done it now. I was rearranging some furniture and slipped and fell on my ankle and broke the darn thing!!! Poor hubs, I called him (crying my eyes out, of course, cause it hurt like h-e-double hockey sticks!!) and told him I thought I broke my foot. So he raced home to take me to the emergency room. While I was whaling waiting for him to get home, my survival skills must have kicked in because I pulled myself upstairs to the main floor and somehow put some ice on it. By the way...note to self...GET TO THE GYM!! haha I have absolutely no upper body strength. to make a long story short...The ortho says its more of a chip from the ligaments tearing and that I should be able to hobble around on it in three weeks or so...six weeks for a full recovery. He adjusted the gel cast, patted me on the head and sent me home with some wonderful pain medication. Hubs says he likes those meds, because I laugh at all his jokes again! LOL

It looks like the studio is going to be on hold for at least a week or two...bummer! I have so many great dollies in my head that I would like to create for the holidays. If you get a chance, please keep me in your prayers for a speedy recovery....Wishing you all the best....Susan


bayrayschild said...

Awwwww Susan,
This is not the time to be falling and putting yourself out of commission.

The holidays require our full attention!

All joking aside, I am so sorry that you fell and hurt yourself.

Of course I will say a prayer for your speedy recovery.

Hugs, Audrey

Diane said...

Susan I am so sorry to hear this bless your heart.I will surly be praying for you...Diane

Susan Walker said...

Awww..thank you Audrey and Diane. I really appreciate the prayers and best wishes. :-) Susan

Tina said...

awww sorry to hear of your injury. I hope you have a wonderful thanksgiving in spite of it all.
Blessings and speedy healing to you

Dogpatch Primitives said...

oh no Susan! I'm so sorry to hear of this, especially at such a busy time.

tattered 'n torn prims said...

Oh my goodness susan.....I hope you are feeling better!! Geesh.....what a way to get out of cooking and cleaning!!! tee hee hee!!! feel better soon dear friend!!


Sharon Stevens said...

Oh my Susan, that musta hurt! I fell down 5 stairs Sept 16th and twisted my knee so I fell your pain. Here's hoping for a quick recovery.

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