Cancer Lesson #44: Damn! That hurt!
Until you have a <insert procedure here>, you have no way of knowing how much it will hurt. Sometimes, appointments I dreaded turned out to be mere doddles. But occasionally, the opposite proved true.
Everything affects everyone differently, so no one can actually tell you what to expect. As my friend Dale once told me, “You have to just give yourself up to it.”
I’m not Zen enough to have followed this advice one hundred percent, but it’s still good advice.