Post-Surgery, Day 4

Blargh! I'm resisting the urge to curse a lot in open forums where my mother might see how foul my mouth is. 1. Because my mouth pain is ridiculous for 4 days after surgery (or at least what I'd expected after a seemingly good past few days) and 2. Because now that I finally have … Continue reading Post-Surgery, Day 4

Post-Surgery, Day 3

I'm glad I took Monday off, because the pain was pretty intense Monday morning. In the mornings it's generally worse probably because it's been 8 hours since I last took a pain med; I probably slept on my face funnily in some way; and the ice that made me feel so good at 8pm has … Continue reading Post-Surgery, Day 3

Post-Surgery, Day 2

Sean and  headed home on Sunday. This was the morning after the late-night jaw smack off. We met Sean's parents for breakfast, which means I had to wait until later in the morning to take pain meds. Sean's dad said I looked pretty good since there was only swelling on the bottom-left side of my … Continue reading Post-Surgery, Day 2