I came home with a belly covered with Steri-Strips in lieu of little metal claws. On arriving, I discovered that I was stuck to my underwear, which resulted in a peculiar conversation with lasirenadolce.
My doctor continues to be of the opinion that my outcomes are as positive as can be hoped for. We're waiting on some details from the path report, but all continues good. We also discussed some additional plans to taper off my opiates in favor of some non-opiate painkillers. I continue to recover as expected or better.
Meanwhile, jeffsoesbe took Mainspring [ Powell's | Amazon thb | Audible ] on a tour of San Francisco. Some books have all the luck.