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Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 10:35 am

Here in Germany it´s snowed like bloody hell - my chums are all off ski-mountaineering, and me?
I´m stuck at home on crutches after an Achilles op. I´m looking at snow and cursing it because I can´t hop around in it. The winter´s finished for me, I´ll not be moving halfway normally for about 12 weeks - like I wrote a pain in the bottom! :evil:

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by dadndave » Sat Dec 04, 2010 1:11 pm

Ah well, Charles. Break out a nice single malt and supervise while others decorate the Christmas tree. There's nothing quite like waving yer crutches whilst yer giving orders.
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Re: Pain in the bottom

by adventurer » Sat Dec 04, 2010 1:24 pm

Hang in there, Charles. You have many more winters ahead of you.
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Re: Pain in the bottom

by lcarreau » Sat Dec 04, 2010 1:42 pm

Excuse me, but is a "pain in the bottom" anything like a pain in the ass ???

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 3:17 pm

dadndave wrote:Ah well, Charles. Break out a nice single malt and supervise while others decorate the Christmas tree. There's nothing quite like waving yer crutches whilst yer giving orders.

Wasn´t there a song with the village cripple doing obscene things with his crutches?

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 3:18 pm

lcarreau wrote:Excuse me, but is a "pain in the bottom" anything like a pain in the ass ???

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Exactly like :D

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by John Duffield » Sat Dec 04, 2010 7:38 pm

Yes. I'm very sorry to hear this at the beginning of ski season. I remember you'd done this climbing. Is it rude to ask about particulars?

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Guyzo » Sat Dec 04, 2010 8:01 pm

Crutches sure do suck.....

Go kill the pain, it's best, time will pass.

Heal up

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:39 pm

John Duffield wrote:Yes. I'm very sorry to hear this at the beginning of ski season. I remember you'd done this climbing. Is it rude to ask about particulars?

No not at all - yes it´s a climbing thing.

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:39 pm

Gary Schenk wrote:Achilles operation? Be diligent with the rehab. And good luck!

Thanks!

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:40 pm

Guyzo wrote:Crutches sure do suck.....

Go kill the pain, it's best, time will pass.

Heal up

Yes those sort do! And thanks.

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by dskoon » Mon Dec 06, 2010 12:54 am

Sorry to hear about your injury, Charles.
Time to read some good books and lay in for the winter! Think about next summer!
And, maybe you can recover in time for some spring/summer ski mountaineering trips. .
Best o' luck on your recovery.

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Re: Pain in the bottom

by Charles » Mon Dec 06, 2010 4:11 pm

dskoon wrote:Sorry to hear about your injury, Charles.
Time to read some good books and lay in for the winter! Think about next summer!
And, maybe you can recover in time for some spring/summer ski mountaineering trips. .
Best o' luck on your recovery.

Thanks! :wink:


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