...another cross-post from my Times column:
I’ve had this weird pain in my left shoulder for a while. It feels a bit like tennis elbow, but in your shoulder. Not that I would know what tennis elbow felt like because (a) I can’t play tennis to save my life and (b) that would assume that I actually exert myself in some way, shape or form; which is about as plausible as me playing tennis.
I was moaning to my husband about it (as one does) and he displayed his usual care and concern – he ignored me and turned the volume up on the TV. Another spectacular display of sympathy from the one who promised to love me ‘in sickness and health’. One of his many endearing qualities.
It was a few days later that I discovered
the cause of the pain.....
Read the rest of the story here.