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Superglue
06-FEB-2013

Superglue

I should not be allowed near sharp objects!!!
The plan was to cook enchiladas this morning so that I could ski
this afternoon. I had finished with my culinary brilliance and
was preparing to tidy up the kitchen.

While cleaning up, I barely noticed as I saw my
freshly sharpened knife sitting edge up in the sink...
it just took a moments inattention, and the flesh
on my finger popped open like a hungry little mouth.
It was gaping pretty good when I first sliced it open...
But not to worry... a little soap and water, and a little
superglue, and my ski day was salvaged!

And yes, my first immediate thought was.... I bet I can milk this for a photo of the day...

Canon EOS 50D
1/640s f/2.8 at 30.0mm iso800 full exif

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Sandi Whitteker16-Feb-2013 17:16
Nasty! After so many bad cuts over the years, I'm now SO carefule with knives... where I place them, always separate from other utensils, always blade down. Be careful!
Barry S Moore16-Feb-2013 01:22
The best "glue" is lots of blood and fingers have plenty in reserve. Hope the cut was clean as infection can be a lot worse than the cut. ~V~
Rick Bricker15-Feb-2013 01:45
Ohhhh Terri....this one I felt right down to my sphincter!!!!
Crazy glue....for a crazy gal!
V for effort!
Bryan Murahashi08-Feb-2013 04:54
Ouch! Passed out when I saw this;-)
clark langley08-Feb-2013 03:11
You were right,and by the way,you have a doctor friend that would love to accompany you skiing,you know,as a safeguard!!
Deems Burton08-Feb-2013 01:50
Not as scary as your trail toes!! I still have nightmares!!
http://www.pbase.com/splashphoto/image/136304001
Russell Christie07-Feb-2013 15:11
your finger will drop off in one week from the glue
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