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Angel visit after surgery

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By: Jen Duran

I was 27 and had to have a hysterctomy-and after the surgery I woke up in horrible horrible pain. Immediatly I started to moan for help which was all I could do cause of the anesthetic. A nurse came over who seemed rather irritated with me for moaning loudly in pain and she administered the first morphine shot and nothing--then the 2nd and by this time I was crying and begging her to take my pain away and she very curtly asked me to stop crying and left me there. Then this nurse came out of no where and came to my bedside and grabbed my right hand and smiled at me and rubbed my hand..then as the angry nurse came back my angel slowly let go of my hand and the angry nurse never even noticed her there right beside me and as I looked over to see her again my angel was gone and they gave me a shot and I was out

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