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Sad case!

Discussion in 'Workplace dilemmas' started by Gardening Leaves, Mar 30, 2012.

  1. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    I expect scant sympathy from you lot, slogging your guts out until the end of term, but here am I, responding to posts from a,luxury Austrian ski resort with a ruptured cruciate ligament done on moguls on day one of holiday.
    Hope,your easter holidays are relaxing and enjoyable. You have so earned them! X
     
  2. Vampyria

    Vampyria New commenter

    Oh no GL, I'm really sorry to hear this. On holiday....that's awfully bad luck! Hope it's not too painful though.. How long does that take to heal then? Only familiar with this in animals, I'm afraid. .
    Lots of schools have already broken up, by the way. Take care and here's to a very speedy recovery.
     
  3. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    Thanks, Vamps! It takes ages apparently and needs surgery to repair the ligament. Its the Michael Owen injury.
    #patheticallyplayingforsympathy
     
  4. You have my sympathy, that is a pig of an injury and does take ages to mend. At least hopefully there is a pleasant terrace on which you can sit with your feet up and enjoy the view.
     
  5. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    Oh yes! Lots of heissechokolade mit achlagobers though the next table couple's verve cliquot at ?91 a bottle looks tempting!
     
  6. Rotten luck GL [​IMG]. Sending you best wishes for a straightforward and quick recovery. Hope you get some nice times on your holiday despite everything else.
     
  7. chriszwinter1

    chriszwinter1 New commenter

    So let's get this straight:
    • you're in Austria
    • at a luxury resort
    • laid up
    • on the internet
    That much I can sympathise with. But - and this is where it goes south -
    • logging on to the TES forum?
    Why?
     
  8. ..."because you're worth it"....
     
  9. Ruthie66

    Ruthie66 New commenter

    The answer is in the thread title.
    Hope your recovery goes as smoothly as poss GL
     
  10. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    OI you! :-D
     
  11. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    Just got home. Two hours of skiing only and the only holiday snaps are MRI scans! Referral to specialist tomorrow then surgery and rehab. Might just be fit for start of next season!!! Bum.
     
  12. Middlemarch

    Middlemarch Star commenter

    See, that's why no-one should go skiing. It's just wrong.
     
  13. Oh no, poor you - I am really sorry!
     
  14. JTL

    JTL Occasional commenter

    Poor you GL. I hope you get your surgery sooner than my son got his. He had to wait for 6 months.He had his op on 8th March and is just managing now to get around with one crutch. Just started driving again. Good luck.
     
  15. Gardening Leaves

    Gardening Leaves New commenter

    Oh flip! Hope mine's quicker!

    Still, I did get a ride on a,golf buggy through the airport. I've always wanted to do that and it's so cool! You get to miss all the Kong queues at immigration and the scrum at baggage reclaim.
     
  16. jellycowfish

    jellycowfish New commenter

    Sorry to hear you're laid up! Hope everything gets sorted soon x
     

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