A devil waits with a sword back there to carve
Each of us open afresh each time we've gone
Our circuit round this road, where while we grieve
Our wounds close up before we pass him again—
"The Inferno of Dante: Canto XXVIII lines 37-40," translated by Robert Pinsky
Surgeries (newest first): Right Hip Replacement (minimally-invasive [anterior] approach), Left Wrist Replacement, Right Wrist Fusion and Hardware Removal, Tonsillectomy
Disclaimer: I don't claim to be a medical professional of any sort. These pages are only about my personal experiences. Obviously, if you have any questions, you should ask your doctor.