Friday, 4 April 2008


- Sit here, said the opthalmologist, - Head back

as she tipped a quantity of some unknown liquid into each eye.

- The first hour will be the worst - she said -

but after three hours or so your vision should return to normal ...

... Wait! I said, blinking helplessly ... Hang on! I've got to go back to work...

1 comment:

Ellen Wakeham said...

Oh no! I had that last week ... it was horrid. I couldn't read the date on my bus ticket and my eyes hurt because they were letting in too much sunlight. And there was no discernable iris in my eye - it looked like I was on drugs.