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RushIsRot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-15-07 02:32 PM
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9. In my early teens I was "sword fighting" with a stick and my
opponent got in a lucky shot which sent a splinter deeply into my bicep. I pulled out what I could grasp, but some of that splinter remained and has been there for over 50 years. I can still feel it if I press the spot with my fingers, but since it causes no pain, it has remained there and shall remain there until I die.
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  -Ever get a splinter so deep it leaves a bruise? Oeditpus Rex  Dec-15-07 01:21 PM   #0 
  - When was your last tetnus shot?  Whoa_Nelly   Dec-15-07 01:22 PM   #1 
  - Mmmm...  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-15-07 01:39 PM   #4 
     - Then, you're good to go  Whoa_Nelly   Dec-15-07 01:46 PM   #6 
        - Tetanus shots last that long?  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-15-07 01:51 PM   #7 
           - They last for ten years, so you're good. nt  Genevieve   Dec-15-07 01:53 PM   #8 
           - Silly! Applied ice is different  Whoa_Nelly   Dec-15-07 03:16 PM   #16 
              - PS  Whoa_Nelly   Dec-15-07 03:20 PM   #17 
  - Nah  Xipe Totec   Dec-15-07 01:24 PM   #2 
  - I have  skygazer   Dec-15-07 01:26 PM   #3 
  - Yeah, I got it out right away  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-15-07 01:41 PM   #5 
  - In my early teens I was "sword fighting" with a stick and my  RushIsRot   Dec-15-07 02:32 PM   #9 
  - Awwww!  mutley_r_us   Dec-15-07 02:39 PM   #10 
  - Oh, dog, I hate that!  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-15-07 02:51 PM   #12 
     - Lucky me. I get to experience both.  mutley_r_us   Dec-15-07 02:58 PM   #13 
        - Hopefully not at the same time  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-15-07 03:03 PM   #15 
  - Yep  BlueDogDemocratNH   Dec-15-07 02:41 PM   #11 
  - Not a bruise  lost-in-nj   Dec-15-07 02:59 PM   #14 
  - Do those two fingers hurt, or are they numb? If it's the latter, the splinter  hisownpetard   Dec-15-07 08:09 PM   #18 
 

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