Tuesday, July 14, 2009
open, open, open*
my totem pole cactus flower this morning
this evening- almost there!
Looks like it's going to be pinkish. The ants are going crazy on it right now. I don't know if it's going to open up all the way overnight, or wait till morning. I'll keep checking it.
It took a good 6 hours or so for all that novocaine to wear off. I ended up doing my errands with my face still paralyzed on one side, covering my temporary disfigurement with my hand. In spite of the endo's dire warnings, I feel no pain or sensitivity, at least not yet.
*Back when Mervyn's was still in business, they had commercials where an over-eager customer, (always female), would be waiting for the store to open, chanting, "open, open, open..."