Unbalanced Awesomeness


We went to the beach with the intention of a relaxed afternoon with the kids. That would be balance. However whilst walking on the rocks I slip, land on my backside and struggle to move. That would be unbalanced. What was worse was that through the haze of pain and feeling like I was either going to throw up or pass out, I realise that emergency services won’t be here in time to get me before the waves come closer to crashing on me with the incoming tide. So I pull the concrete pill out of my pocket, harden the “f” up, and drag myself with the help of Mr Omni-Awesome off the rocks, across the beach and up the stairs. Needless to say I am sporting some decent damage to my lower spine and wrist. I am struggling to walk let alone sit or lie down, but my pity party didn’t last long. I ended the party when the very young and inexperienced emergency Dr said to this well seasoned nurse that any physical activity or training.g is totally out of the question. Needless to say I laughed and said yeah ok we will see. Hahaha. Today I am up walking, ever so tentatively, in pain of course, but the determination of a freight train with no brakes. Let’s just see about no training!!! Coz I am AWESOME!!! TAM 😉



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