Stories tagged “surgery”

  • Fixing Marilyn

    Dr. Green was standing on the front porch as I stepped out of the community car. It shut its door behind me and whizzed away to some unknown street. “Mr. Edison?” he said. I nodded, faintly surprised. He looked maybe four years younger than...

    • Author: Stovohobo
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • I needed him there

    I didn’t know where I was, when I blinked my eyes open and looked over I saw my mom and dad talking to someone. She was holding a tissue in her hand and was crying like crazy. I realised it was a doctor and I was in the hospital. My dad looked ov...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Whos fault it is should be the least of our worries right now

    “Well fine, don’t. But when this whole thing gets worse because you two are depressed over something that wasn’t your fault, don’t whine about it to me.” Anne said, in her usual stubborn tone. “I understand that this...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • They were all doing something

    “You’ll be fine, they’re going to make it all heal and you’ll be good as new.” Will said, trying to sound positive. He leaned in and kissed me. Darrell walked up and put his hand on his shoulder, then took my hand, “...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Medical Malpractice

    “Whe…where am I?” The Patient asked coming out of his slumber. “Oh hush love, your in the operating room.” said a nurse. “What? For what?” “You had a terrible fall, but don’t worry, the doctor will ...

  • A Few Little Snips

    “They all appear to be healing up nicely,” the doctor was still talking. “Hopefully the bandages can come off in a few days. In fact, I think you can go home today.” “That’d be nice,” Ellen kept staring at her ...

  • Funny Story of My Insignificant Ordeal

    The foot surgery went well even though I was apprehensive about having it because I was about to, as the proverbial saying goes, “go under the knife” with general anesthesia. Okay maybe a lot worried about it because I’ve never had ge...

    • Author: Nanref
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • The Order's Beauty

    She stared at herself in the room of mirrors in silent shock, studying the person that stared back at her. The person who was in the mirror was a fearsome sight, somehow being beautiful at the same time as being terrifying. Someone perfect for the job ...

  • operation

    I look at the gash open and gasping blood spewing out with each heartbeat the steel between my fingers tremor and work to stitch the ruin close the panting flesh like fish out of water each dying cell screaming for help the mask suffocates the air hu...

    • Author: helig
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
  • Suits: First Change

    The perfect success, they had called her. She didn’t know exactly what they meant but their blathering always made sense among them & they hadn’t made any mistakes yet with the Suits. She tilted her head as she examined herself in the b...

  • Ninja Night School

    “You’re an idiot, Steve.” “Rachel. I have proof that ninjas wield more power than pirates!” “Prove it.” “This room is full of them. They are EVERYWHERE, Rachel!” “I don’t see any of them...