12.30pm 16th August
The consultant has seen your X-Ray’s, he thinks they are quite serious and you need an operation. He’s called our hand and wrist specialist who agrees. So please wait here.
As she leaves I start crying. I’m not sure if it’s because:
- of the relief that RBH have actually considered my injury.
- a nurse has been nice to me – rather than treat me as an inconvenient object.
- reaffirmation that my injury is quite serious – I’m scared of surgery.
- I’m developing a bad habit – cry way too easily.
Luckily this time I’ve been accompanied by two large monogrammed white (mens) Hankeys that can handle the waterfall