The Surgeon and The Goals

We saw my surgeon today for a check-up. I'll write more about it soon but I'm pretty wiped tonight. I wanted to say two things:

1. When McDermott walked into the office he said "do you remember what you said to me when we were about to wheel you into the OR?"

I did not.

"You said, "McDermott, let's get this fucking thing out of my head!"

We all laughed. Then he repeated the story as he was leaving after the appointment. "Well, I was on a mission!" I told him and he laughed again. 

To be memorable with a surgeon who sees a ton of patients is sweet. To be memorable for tenacity and some cursing in front of your mother and husband, sweeter still.

2. Speaking of determination, here are updated goals:

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