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Karma is a bitch

OK so I made a comment about Jared breaking his hand while gettign hit over the head and... well - it's sort of a long story but here we go.

So me and my bosses daughter are moving a box (about 100 pounds) from a pick up to a big truck and my hand is under the box (cause I'm gonna pick it up) and she pushes - my pinky gets caught between the box the tail gate adn the truck bed and she pushes.  I let go of the box (once I get it up off my hand) and it starts tipping tword me - Sarah notices and grabbs the box adn then turns to me once we get the box in the big truck and says "You NEVER let go of a box - I've never seen you do that." and I'm just stairing at my pinky she siad I said "Huh?" like I was saying how odd and then she looked at my hand and saw this gash runnign from the tip to the second joint.  I try to bend it and it's a no go - I say "i think it may be broken" and Karla comes over. 

Sarah: I guess we know why you let go of the box 
Karla: I don't wnat to know how deep that is but we have bandaids. 
Me: It's bleeding. 

And at that point it started gushing blood.  So what do I do?  I keep working.  I work all flipping day.  I went back to the office around 2 and had one of the mothers clean it and bandige it for me (yeah I went from 10 to 3 with a dirty wound on my hand) and now I can move the joint by my hand and one up from it - with pain, but it moves so I don't think it's broken, but I may have doen soemthign to the ligaments in the tip of my finger... I will give it a few days and then will seek medical attention. 

The reason for that is that they can't do much for crushign injurys anyway...


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Apr. 23rd, 2007 11:21 pm (UTC)
Oh dear! Don't work all day with a dirty wound on your hand! D: I hope it heals up all right, that seriously sucks.
Apr. 24th, 2007 11:21 am (UTC)
well it was really only til 2pm... after that I ate lunch and got cleaned up.
Apr. 24th, 2007 12:02 pm (UTC)
Well, that's good...still, yikes. I would have told you to go to a doctor. :p I hope it's feeling better.
Apr. 24th, 2007 11:56 pm (UTC)
It's still - well it hurts. But I can move the bottom 2 joints... so better I supose.
Apr. 25th, 2007 12:05 am (UTC)
*hugs* I really hope it keeps getting better and you can move more joints. It definatly wouldn't be a bad idea to get it checked--when I broke my toe, my mother forced me to get it checked and I was glad I did.
Apr. 25th, 2007 12:19 am (UTC)
I'll give it a few days. but if it gets worse I'l go get it looked at.
Apr. 24th, 2007 01:58 am (UTC)

Yeah, you should have that looked at right away, esp. if it's broken. And pour antiseptic on the wound like crazy in the meantime. Keep it nice and clean.

Apr. 24th, 2007 11:22 am (UTC)
I don't think it is broken any more - I still can't move the one joint but I don't think it's broken.
Apr. 24th, 2007 02:55 am (UTC)
Wow crazy go see medical treatment lol, let me know if you got that autograph or not. Well hell just let me know you got it i went to a lot of trouble to get it to you.
Apr. 24th, 2007 11:20 am (UTC)
I haven't yet. and Iwill if it gets ugly... crushing wonds are difficult to treat.
Apr. 24th, 2007 03:10 am (UTC)
Apr. 24th, 2007 11:20 am (UTC)
Apr. 24th, 2007 01:16 pm (UTC)
welcome. :)
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