Tuesday, April 7, 2009

My new look

More signs of my advancing years. Today, I went in for my first cataract surgery. SWMBO has already had it done on both eyes. Friends have had it done. One friend had to wear "coke-bottle-lens" glasses since birth. After her surgeries she suddenly had 20-20 vision without glasses and was, and is, thrilled.

I'm not so happy but then this is the first day and here is how I look.


Now if I could just get SWMBO to stop hiding my white cane . . . .

10 comments:

  1. You had cataract surgery and still managed to look Cool!
    Cool.

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  2. I hope the surgery is a success. Gom has small cataracts but the Specialist says they dont need doing yet. It is macular degeneration that is his problem. My backside muscles get a good workout when I am riding in the car with him!! My knuckles are permanantly white!
    Tks for the email- it only arrived once?

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  3. Aw Dawn, you're the one who is cool!

    Meggie - Cataract surgery is a breeze and usually works. Mac D is something entirely different. Have patience....or have him arrested! ;-/

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  4. Best wishes for a smooth recovery!

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  5. You are still one good lookin' Cat. :)

    My dad had the Laisic (sp?) and loves it!

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  6. Thank you Warren but I've nearly recovered.

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  7. Oops, sorry, Tombo, you slid by me. Thanks but don't you try to kiss me!!!!

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  8. Cataract surgery is the greatest!

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  9. I think those shades make you look like one cool cat. Big frames are all the rage, the script sunglasses are similar and I was surprised when my college intern came in one day wishing she had mine!

    Speedy recovery, need those peepers working properly so we get more of your awesome photos!

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  10. GJ - I agree completely!

    Mal-I - When I first put the "shades" on, I told the nurse "Hey! Ray Charles got the blues again!"

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