Here I am on the other side now, wow. Surgery went well, saw pics Doc took for me. Top of femer bone had an indent on it, no wonder it was sharp pain instead of dull ache for right one. Gotta get him to send them to me. The prodacal for pain management is different since three years again. The above I started yesterday yet couldn't finish due to extreme pain.. I didn't receive the general ..... I can't spell but the stuff that knocks you out. Now I got spinal then the mask and a block. Woke up in recovery this time. I woke up dreaming of my favorite spot with a cold one under my tree with my bully girl. Had liquid lunch then roast beef with cauliflower and fruit salad for supper. Now let's talk about the pain management. Yesterday by early afternoon the block was gone and I was in the most horrible intense pain in my entire left leg. . I was screaming and crying walking to toilet. I was instructed to relax. Very difficult to do in that much pain. Finally got something put into the ivee, I don't know how to spell these words. Then 10mg oxycodone. Now this morning just pills so far and pain is at " my " 5. Doc was in and I had him download lefty's pics. You all take care. I'm going to try to stay till tomorrow.