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I am on injured reserve.

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Chispa, Aug 4, 2007.

  1. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    After I broke my leg and ankle, it took me about 5 Months where I could walk without a limp. Now 6 of those weeks I was still in the cast. So at work, I was walking with a limp. I stayed off the top of Airplanes for about my first 6 weeks back to work. So I basically stayed on the bottom, and I cleared all the paperwork. So with that, it was 3 Months before I was able to go up and down steps 20 times a day and navigate around all the openings on top of the jets..

    Now it was almost a year before I could run without a limp. So being an Umpire I stayed of the 90 foot bases, and stayed on the Little league, and Pony League fields. They are 60 and 75 foot bases.

    And what I mean by that is the distance between each base.
     
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  2. Johnny Lightning

    Johnny Lightning Go Bolts

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    Thats good news :icon_banana:
     
  3. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    see, thats good news, a couple of days ago, you were worried about having an ugly ankle.
     
  4. Charger Dave

    Charger Dave Back to the Alethiometer..

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    But you should continue to wear the brace in court - pity card? Whatever works! :D

    That is sure better news than what you were anticipating and for that I am glad. :icon_toast:
     
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  5. Shamrock

    Shamrock New Member

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    I agree.

    Also, create a story (the truth usually works :lol: ) on the reason for your gimp. When I had jury duty this past week, one attorney had a little bit of a cracked voice. He told of cheering on his son's high school football team (and his daughter performing in the half time band) and later used a football fan analogy to get his point across. It's a good tactic to get the jury, or potential jury to relate to you and your client.

    Conversely, one defense attorney lady was dressed very homely and had a mousey voice and personality. I doubt her appearance and the way she carried herself helped her client in the mind of the potential jury.

    Humor and relating to a jury on a human level, have merits, IMO.
     
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  6. DefenseWins

    DefenseWins New Member

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    What is a 'normal' person and just what kind of surgery did they perform on poor wittle Chispa to make her one? :lol:
     
  7. DefenseWins

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    Now that's good news!! Just be sure to get plenty of foot and ankle massages ;)

    :lol:Just think, you'll be ready in time for the OCS of Cal:lol:

    Oh... and repeat after me, "NO HIGH HEELS!" :icon_tease:
     
  8. Johnny Lightning

    Johnny Lightning Go Bolts

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    These boots are made for walking, and that's just what they'll do
    one of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you.
     
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  9. SDRaiderH8er

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    And I see a way to hide ankles
     
  10. DefenseWins

    DefenseWins New Member

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    :icon_eek:I shan't say what I saw upon first seeing this post:no::icon_redface:


    However... upon further review those things could lead to your Achilles tightening back up and going "snap" again :beat: Please use that great brain of yours and don't do something out of stubborness that leads to reinjury, ok?
     
  11. KimPossible

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    Those are cute! I hate flat shoes...those would look awesome with dressy jeans or a cute skirt.
     
  12. DefenseWins

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    Ok... that's far enough!!! Stop reading my mind :icon_tease::lol:
     
  13. KimPossible

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    I'm sure you look very cute in all your, um, skirts...:icon_eek: :icon_huh: lol...
     
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  14. DefenseWins

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    :icon_rofl::icon_rofl::icon_rofl:

    *cough*not mine silly*cough*

    :icon_tease:
     
  15. PowderLove

    PowderLove Former Mod, Current Slacker

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    Chispa's injury and recovery thread got scandalous...
     
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  16. Daddy_O

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    Hope the rehab is going well, Chippie.

    Uggs and Flip Flops for one year and you should be back to your're old self.
     
  17. Daddy_O

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    Glad to hear you are out and about.

    I was thinking something more like this......
     

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  19. DefenseWins

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    :yes::icon_evil::yes:

    Chippie->[​IMG]<-[​IMG]

    :tup:

    :icon_rofl:
     
  20. Nomadic Bolt Fan

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    Chispa I am very happy to hear that everything healed up ok and you back to "normal"? hehe :icon_tease:

    I myself just got out of that boot device, I have planter fasciitis and wore one for a month. It is nowhere near what you wnet through but still sucks. :tdown:

    Hope to see you at a game next season!:abq2:
     
  21. Charger Dave

    Charger Dave Back to the Alethiometer..

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    Chispa, sorry for the late response, I've been kind of "hit or miss" on here lately, (sicko grandkids).

    CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!

    -=dave=-

    (Now go fix some chili! :D)...
     

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