Decisions, decisions  

MWWwantsmore 52F
1594 posts
5/17/2006 5:09 am

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Decisions, decisions

I went back to the ortho on Monday as my ankle is still really bothering me.

He pretty much gave me 2 choices....

1. Find a job where I am not on my feet all day long as that is just aggravating the problem.

2. Have another surgery on my ankle to stabilize my ankle. Which means another 3 months out of work!

So I have another decision to make. I plan on talking to my employer to see if they have another job for me where I am not on my feet all day. Also to see if I can get short term disability again.

I am heading towards the surgery as I don't want to re-injure my ankle again with it being so unstable. I am still young and want to be able to enjoy life not be worried all the time about my damn ankle.

Biggest issue is that my hubby is having surgery on his ankle in July. We cant both be on crutches at the same time LOL Besides if we are home together all day I will kill him!

Decisions, decisions!

Nightguy_1961 56M
4866 posts
5/17/2006 5:45 am

Simple solution,

Find a submissive boy or girl...(or both) and have them wait on you and your husband hand and pun intended...

Just a suggestion....

NG61...fading back into the shadows...

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:37 pm:
I wouldnt mind that But dont think hubby would approve of my slave boy!

pragmaticCTcpl 63M/51F

5/17/2006 5:53 am

Hon, I think you should seriously start looking into a new job. I think you you would be happier and feel so much better. Sending you positive thoughts and healing wishes.

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:33 pm:
Problem is that I will prob need the surgery regardless. I am going back to school to get my bachelors degree too!

angelofmercy5 60F
17881 posts
5/17/2006 5:56 am

Oh man! I think you are right about you and hubby being laid up together....pun intended. It is a hard decision. I'll be thinking about you today as you talk to your employers!

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:33 pm:
Of course my area manager never returned my phone calls!

fantasylover_05 63M

5/17/2006 6:16 am

Ankles are such difficult things to get to fully heal... they get so much stress in our everyday lives never mind being on your feet all day at work!

Hoping your employer can help you out.... even if you can get a temporary assignment until your husbands healed and then your turn! LOL

Sending you healing thoughts and prayers

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:34 pm:
Thanks hun! Thinking that if I have the surgery soon, I will be out of the cast by the time hubby has his. But will still be out of work!

Jeepidiot 44M

5/17/2006 3:01 pm

I'm looking for a "Love Slave". If at any point during the day you're on your feet then you aren't doing your job right.

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:34 pm:
Oh yeah? What do you pay????

mycin62 56F

5/17/2006 4:10 pm

DO NOT, I REPEAT, DO NOT have surgery the same time as your husband, YOU WILL KILL HIM if you are home together!!!!

Take it from me, I have lived thru this, you don't want to do it!!!

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:36 pm:
Well I would have mine soon, within the next few weeks. His is still 2 months away. I can find reasons to get out of the house by then All I know is I cant wait till August to have it done and still work at my job

docdirk 49M

5/17/2006 5:27 pm

9 out of 10 doctors agree that prior to surgery, you should have sex with me. It may not help, but it sure can't hurt!!!

You and hubby home together with weapons (crutches) I'm thinking - bad idea!

Ah, Its you again, Your Angel Feathers and your Blood Stains...

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/17/2006 5:36 pm:
It cant hurt at all We should give a trial run

RockPebble 70M
2493 posts
5/18/2006 7:34 am

What do they say? For better or worse but not for lunch! Good luck with the surgery.

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/18/2006 1:31 pm:
LOL I will be pretty mobile (I hope) before he has his surgery so I can get out!

NSAAddict 43F

5/18/2006 12:58 pm

those are difficult choices to choose from. Hoping you either find a better job or that surgery heals you completely this time around. Hugs to you!

MWWwantsmore replies on 5/18/2006 1:30 pm:
Opted for the surgery after consulting some other people familiar with this. I ma too young to have to wear an ankle brace all the time. Thanks! Although I may need transportation on the 28th of June!

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