slipped on ruined

This is a discussion on slipped on ruined within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Get well friend. So did your wrist? You Know, to help with the swelling....

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 31 to 41 of 41
Like Tree10Likes

Thread: slipped on ruined

  1. #31
    VIP Member
    Array atctimmy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    NSA Headquarters
    Get well friend.

    So did your wrist? You Know, to help with the swelling.
    Hopyard and aus71383 like this.
    Mark Twain:
    The government is merely a servant -- merely a temporary servant; it cannot be its prerogative to determine what is right and what is wrong, and decide who is a
    patriot and who isn't. Its function is to obey orders, not originate them.

  2. Remove Ads

  3. #32
    VIP Member Array oakchas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Quote Originally Posted by Doodle View Post
    no way...miniscule torque to my right wrist and I wimper...there's no way I could rack a slide.
    Rack it with your shoe, your belt, whatever... there are ways... and it's good practice.

    Man I feel for ya... keep your chin up and I'll add you to my prayer list, kay?
    It could be worse.
    "The History of our Revolution will be one continued Lye from one end to the other."
    John Adams
    "A gun is kind of like a parachute. If you need one and don't have one, you'll probably never need one again".

  4. #33
    VIP Member Array aus71383's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Looks fine from here....rub some ice on it, and get back in there!

    But seriously - I wish you a speedy recovery. You might need to see about getting one of those butt wiping sticks from SNL.....


  5. #34
    Ex Member Array Doodle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Tomball TX
    Thanks everyone!

  6. #35
    VIP Member
    Array ksholder's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Sorry to hear you hurt yourself. Looks like it should heal pretty quickly - I hope it does.
    It's the Land of Opportunity, not the Land of Entitlements - Vote America!!!

    "When governments fear the people there is liberty. When the people fear the government there is tyranny." Thomas Jefferson

    You are only paranoid until you are right - then you are a visionary.

  7. #36
    Senior Member Array mulle46's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Last time I fell on ice, made a pilanodol(sp) cyst known. Lots of fun there. ;). Total of 40 sick days that year. 10 when it was drained, 30 when removed. Spent on my stomach in bed.
    You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, "I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along." . . . You must do the thing you think you cannot do. Eleanor Roosevelt

  8. #37
    VIP Member Array Jetfuelrm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Cape Coral Florida
    I broke my wrist 2 years ago so I feel for you fortunately it was my right wrist and I am left handed so I was still able to function in limited capacity. Hope it is better soon.
    "As a strong supporter of our 2nd Amendment rights, I believe tougher enforcement of our nation's existing gun laws must be done before any more laws are enacted and put on the books."
    Jeff Miller

  9. #38
    Member Array BadHabit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    I hope you heal fast. At least it isn't a surgical wrist but the fracture does go into the joint. You will be fine. Immobilize it for a few weeks then get it moving.
    At one with the gun.

  10. #39
    Array rigel42's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Austin, TX
    Welcome to the club!


    I (obviously) required surgery, but I was functional in a few months and fully healed in a year. These days I doesn't bother me at all, and I get a chuckle knowing I have a Mach-5 Razor embedded in my arm

  11. #40
    Senior Member Array RKflorida's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Deltona, Florida
    Had a separated shoulder joint for a few weeks, and that forced me into one handedness. I did NOT have fun. I can empathize with you, heal quickly.

    BTW, I have this crummy er. lovely Model 10 revolver that I could swap for like maybe your 9mm or .45 semi auto. Just trying to help you understand. It's my nature to be helpful. I'd even send a few rounds of JHP with it.

  12. #41
    VIP Member Array BigJon10125's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Brutal dude. The hand and more specifically wrist are a PITA. I broke mine twice in 3 months being a dumb kid. The worst part, I thought was the pain from atrophy afterwards. Get a coat hanger for scratching and a plastic bag and rubber band for showering. Baby that thing, ain't worth making it worse to be a tough guy. Heal fast!

    "Better to keep your mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt" ~ Mark Twain

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Search tags for this page

slipped on ice

the worst day of your life i slipped on the ice

Click on a term to search for related topics.