Everything was going so well! Bike crash!

Thursday morning saw snow flurries – just enough to put an opaque layer of snow on the roads.  No big deal.  Was riding with my buddy Dan…  Neither of us saw the sheet of ice on which I crashed… And unfortunately, I ended up having surgery to place three pins in my hip…  Zero weight bearing for a minimum of four weeks – YEEOUCH!  I was starting to enjoy feeling strong again…  Especially with a whopping 11 on the hemoglobin scale.

Sigh….

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I'm a mom and a chemistry professor, and I love to ride bikes! On July 29th, 2011, I received the news that I have breast cancer. This is my blog....
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5 Responses to Everything was going so well! Bike crash!

  1. JenH says:

    That just……bites

  2. Andy says:

    Why do you have pins in your hip? Are you the bionic woman?

    I was riding to work that morning and crashed twice – &*#&@! Looking forward to riding with you again.
    Andy

  3. Nancy Casey says:

    What are those platitudes —- if there wasn’t change, there’d be no butterflies — if life was always fair,we’d be bored to tears — nice words, but sometimes, life just, well, I shouldn’t use that word here. Take care!

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