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Eye Know, Right?

Posted on 2014.09.04 at 00:00
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Boy came home with a puffy, bloodshot eye - said it had been hurting him all day and that it was sensitive to light. I pried it open and as soon as I saw it, realized the problem fell far outside my expertise, so off to the clinic we went.



The doctor at the clinic was able to remove the dark spot - a speck of rust as it turns out - but the speck had already started to rust the eye itself - that halo you see surrounding it. So he patched him pirate-style, and made an appointment for us to see the eye doctor to have the rust ground off his cornea with a freaking corneal grinding wheel.

My son, resigned, asked, "Why does this stuff always happen to me?"




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Michelle1963
michelle1963 at 2014-09-04 11:33 (UTC) (Link)
Yikes!
suzanne1945
suzanne1945 at 2014-09-04 13:45 (UTC) (Link)
Ooo, that's scary. Now your son can be a real pirate for a while and not just a gaming one.
CeltManX, Devlin O' Coileáin
celtmanx at 2014-09-05 02:52 (UTC) (Link)
Wow!!! Tell G I'm so sorry that happened to him and I hope he feels better soon.
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