I Scratched My Cornea

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    In 1996

    I woke up and my eye stung alot when I moved it. I was using some nice Elisabeth Arden serum, and I thought that was what had irritated it. It persisted, and I went to the doctor, and he said I had a scratched cornea, and that I was a "trooper". I don't know how I had...
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    1 Response Nov 29, 2009

    Playing Football In The Yard

    Caught a pass & my brother pushed me out of bounds (face first into the spruce tree). Couldn't close my eye fast enough & got my cornea scratched by a branch. It hurts like crazy & takes a while to heal...meanwhile there isn't really much that helps it heal faster.
    Dragon56 Dragon56
    61-65, M
    Nov 29, 2009
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