August 17th, 2008

20111112, Marilee

Visited Luke

He's in so much pain that he had trouble lifting his fork to his mouth. His nurse was changing the knee and elbow dressings when I came and the scrapes are healing well, but he is almost completely purple-blue from the bruises. He said they thought they'd let him out next week, and he complained about not getting football games on the TV. I told him that was because he was watching CNN and found ESPN for him. I stayed an hour, until his nurse brought pain meds and he started nodding out, and talked to his nurse a bit after. I'll go see him again Tuesday.

Then, since I hadn't had fried food for a couple of weeks, I stopped by Popeye's and picked up chicken and onion rings. mmmmm