personal problem

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by hobbles, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. hobbles

    hobbles Junior Member

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    went to the va 2 weeks to get my arm re broke and have a plate and 10 screws put in. went back yesterday for the check up.
    it seems when i am waking up after an operation i want to hit/ fight any body that's close. this bothered me. i asked the doc and others that were there about it and how i could stop it. they told me not to worry about it, just to tell them before i am put to sleep so they can strap me down. the doc said "you don't like to be cut open or hurt". and they can't blame me for that.
    it still bothers me tho. i feel like a jerk.
     
  2. hilandr

    hilandr thunder 380 CC owner

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    I wouldn't worry about it, when I drink, I punch my own damned family, let alone strangers. I'm Irish/Scottish = Drink/Fight.
     

  3. hobbles

    hobbles Junior Member

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    now that i could handle. if i got that way when i drank, i would not drink.
     
  4. opaww

    opaww Banned

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    I don't like to be strapped down and cut on either
     
  5. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Lifetime Supporter

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    I sure those doctors are used to it...don't worry about it.
     
  6. Cutlass327

    Cutlass327 Well-Known Member

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    I imagine that if you told them about it beforehand, they may be appreciative to know and understand that you know it is an issue and are not trying to be that way intentionally. It would probably help them feel better when you do turn into Mr. Hyde...
     
  7. Shooter

    Shooter Administrator Staff Member Administrator

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    I do the same thing coming out of anesthesia. I ask no one be around till I'm fully conscious. I cursed out my grandmother once. She doesn't hold it against me, but at the same time I don't know if she ever got over it.

    I don't remember a bit of it, my wife is the one who told me.