My tattoo is way cooler than yours

Mother TattooSo I had my second colonoscopy in six months this morning. Things went much better this time.

I had the first procedure back in July because of some family history. I remember waking up from the anesthesia, feeling fine and all ready to get something to eat after being on a liquid diet the day before, when the doctor came storming in and told me, “You ruined my day!”

This took the mood in the room down a notch, I can assure you. I’ll spare you the full details, but there were some polyps that resulted in┬ásome unexpected complications (which in my heavily sedated state I had no knowledge of until that moment) and, well, I ruined the doctor’s day. This meant two things:

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