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Posted on 2003.03.11 at 12:41
Music: esc - Side I
my hand hurts like hell.

before i left work last night i was adding a disk controller card to one of our servers, and was using a thin philips-head screwdriver as a lever to force open a jammed case. being in an awkward position, when it finally suddenly gives with something between a *pop* and a *bang* i almost lose my balance.

having regained it, i notice a *tink* as i retract my hand from the cavern it was working in... upon being able to see it again i notice the last centimeter of the small screwdriver has disappeared underneath my skin, just below the pinky knuckle.

i think "well *that's* not right" and quickly slide it out. boy scout training kicks in and i go get the first aid kit from the breakroom, swab it off, and apply a bandage, all the while thinking "shouldn't this be pretty painful?" but not so much as a twinge of protest from the punctured appendage until a good 3 hours later.

now, it hurts like hell.
the body's a wierd thing.

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i've met ed colmar maybe two or three times... but on days like this he's just my best friend.

i guess i'm in an odd mood, but i seem to have forgotten what a normal one is.

whatever, i'm out of smokes and this must be rectified.

Comments:


super calloused fragile mystic hexed by halitosis
skrape at 2003-03-11 18:06 (UTC) (Link)
Who's Ed Colmar?


I have the same haircut as you.
Generation Y's Howard Beale
dk at 2003-03-11 18:27 (UTC) (Link)
Who's Ed Colmar?

bay area dj.

I have the same haircut as you.

*sigh* it's tough being a trendsetter. :P
Colonel Angus
scosol at 2003-03-11 18:18 (UTC) (Link)
yeah- those esc sets are pretty good-
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