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So much for the $60 I saved on my Shun knife

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  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 6,897
    @TFJ and Cen-Tex-Reads like all will work out just fine but no one needs that excitement ever.  Looking for the upside-it sure was sharp so the cut was clean and quick.  Looks like the doc did a great job of sewing and think of the stories down the road :)>-
    Louisville   L & S BGEs 
  • r270bar270ba Posts: 763
    Man I am glad I read that post because I almost start laughing...then I realized it was your wife.  That sucks.  
    Anderson, SC
    XL BGE, Father's Day Gift 2012 (Thanks Fam!!!)
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  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,703
    Ouch I hope she is fine, with the doctor bill that knife probably just doubled in cost.
                                                                        
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  • Fred19FlintstoneFred19Flintstone Posts: 5,645

    Sorry Cen-Tex.  I hope your bride feels better soon.  If you think the knife is bad luck, send it to me.  I can prolly work all that bad luck out of it, but I'm sure it will take a LLLLLOOOONNNNGGG time! 

    ;)

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  • GA_DawgsGA_Dawgs Posts: 273
    Glad to hear she is doing ok! As you said any knife would have done that, not just a sharp one. Also, better to have a sharp knife cut than dull which can rip/tear instead of make a clean cut. Even though this is a freak accident and occurred with a sharp knife, a sharp knife is less dangerous than a dull one when cutting. Keep those knives sharp and stay safe everyone!
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    Janell you go girl. If that had happen to John he would still be screaming. Now go get off that foot girl. Tell John to get whatever you need for a few days.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • she got so lucky. We just found where the knife got hung up on her pant leg and probably saved it from going right through her foot.

  • WolfpackWolfpack Posts: 1,482
    Well there's a bonus for janelle- shopping trip in her future. And unfortunately for u centex probably not dickies. Just hand her your credit card and say "glad you are okay"
    Greensboro, NC
  • @lakewade: stitches will be out in time for the beach trip!
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 11,545

    @lakewade: stitches will be out in time for the beach trip!

    Keep sun protection on the wound as well as moisturizer to prevent scarring. I don't want CT's legs looking nicer than yours. Especially in a kilt.
  • SpringramSpringram Posts: 426
    caliking said:
    Bummer for sure, but glad to hear that she is okay. My best wishes for a speedy recovery. 

    Get some cocoa butter with vitamin E and rub on the scar a few times daily, starting 3-4days after the day of injury. Vitamin E is great for skin healing and will help to minimize the scar.
    Listen to @caliking.....he knows what he is talking about.

    Springram
    Spring, Texas
    LBGE and Mini
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 17,483
    well the good thing is that your wife will never shave her legs again with the shun
    :D thatss gonna hurt when the meds wear off
  • Austin  EggheadAustin Egghead Posts: 3,347
    Bummer, but accidents do happen. Hope the TFJ is doing ok and there is a complete recovery.
    Eggin in SW "Keep it Weird" TX
  • fonemanfoneman Posts: 104
    You could almost call it a "shin" knife.. I hope she heals quickly!!!
  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,193
    caliking said: 
    Get some cocoa butter with vitamin E and rub on the scar a few times daily, starting 3-4days after the day of injury. Vitamin E is great for skin healing and will help to minimize the scar.
    @Girl_on_Grill if Cen-Tex starts rubbing the cocoa butter any higher than your knee, it might not be minimizing the scar he is actually thinking about....
    Good luck. 
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • bbqlearnerbbqlearner Posts: 739
    Sorry to hear Cen-tex. Hope the healing process is smooth and quick.

    Houston, TX - Buddy LBGE, Don SBGE, Tiny Mini & Shiny Momma Pitts n Spitts

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    Ok, was she baking?
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • caliking said: 
    Get some cocoa butter with vitamin E and rub on the scar a few times daily, starting 3-4days after the day of injury. Vitamin E is great for skin healing and will help to minimize the scar.
    @Girl_on_Grill if Cen-Tex starts rubbing the cocoa butter any higher than your knee, it might not be minimizing the scar he is actually thinking about....
    Good luck. 
    I take a holistic approach to healing..............

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 11,545
    caliking said: 
    Get some cocoa butter with vitamin E and rub on the scar a few times daily, starting 3-4days after the day of injury. Vitamin E is great for skin healing and will help to minimize the scar.
    @Girl_on_Grill if Cen-Tex starts rubbing the cocoa butter any higher than your knee, it might not be minimizing the scar he is actually thinking about....
    Good luck. 
    TFJ to CT - Cocoa Butter? Really?

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  • SaltySamSaltySam Posts: 417

    Well...I WAS hungry.  So much for that.

    LBGE since June 2012

    Omaha, NE

  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 7,075
    edited May 2013
    They have some Shun on woot right now :)


    ...going fast though (woot off).  


    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

  • calracefancalracefan Posts: 499
    Sorry for her accident, you may owe her now ! Hope she heals quickly !
    Ova B.
    Fulton MO
  • CoolBeesCoolBees Posts: 32
    For whats its worth, there are more injuries with dull knives than sharp ones due to the force required in cutting. Obviously, it is important to handle either carefully. 
  • lakewadelakewade Posts: 373
    @lakewade: stitches will be out in time for the beach trip!
    Awesome because we will need you healthy to prepare the Thrice Baked Grouper.  There's a recipe to share with the forum?  

    (All joking aside - can't wait for the beach trip!)

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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    lakewade said:
    @lakewade: stitches will be out in time for the beach trip!
    Awesome because we will need you healthy to prepare the Thrice Baked Grouper.  There's a recipe to share with the forum?  

    (All joking aside - can't wait for the beach trip!)

    What beach?
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • @caliking Thanks, I'll try it!
    @Eggcelsior ... um NO thanks!
  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,951
    Nice pins, GOG !   :D
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  • smokesniffersmokesniffer Posts: 1,806
    Just got goose bumps looking at all this pics, be careful out there people.
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