There is nothing worse than needing to stand out in the lobby of a hospital emergency room, than sitting there with a broken leg.
- My leg was throbbing as I waited for them to take me back to a room.
The attendant had put me in a wheelchair & had the foot piece up in the air, but it wasn’t stopping the pain. I couldn’t know my luck as I sat there thinking about the circumstances that had led me to an emergency room full of sick people. I started the afternoon out, thinking all I wanted to do was get some cleaning done. I had my list of chores to do & it was sitting on the counter. As I did each chore, I meticulously checked it off my list. When I got to the last chore, I moaned, knowing I had made a mistake. I wanted to disinfect the blades on the ceiling fan & disinfect the air vents for the a/c. I thought about using the duster, but after that the people I was with and I had a better idea. I pulled over the chair & climbed up. I had my duster near the air vent when I heard the doorbell ring. I put down the duster just as I heard the a/c turn on. The disturbed dust blew into my eyes. I turned away from the dust, tripping over the arm on the captain’s chair. My body flipped over the arm & landed awkwardly with my leg still caught in the arm. My hubby came into the kitchen & chuckled until he saw my leg