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You know, no matter how much you’re told something’s going to be hard, you can’t really prepare for it. Everyone told me. Doctors, nurses, friends, family, acquaintances, strangers. “Whoa,” they said. “When you have this done as an adult, it’s really rough. Recovery is going to be really difficult. The pain will be BAD.” I…


Just… ew

So yesterday I started noticing this ache in the top of my calf – about 2″ below & to the right of my knee. It was nothing at first – just a little muscle ache, I thought. As the day progressed, it started getting more & more troublesome. And I noticed it had started swelling…