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Offline punisher

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #200 on: July 14, 2019, 01:10:15 pm »
has the doctors let you know the way forward , and what treatment they want to proceed with to help rebuild yer face ?


it will take a lot of surgery i recon , but we here at WD will be by your side
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Offline Grootseun

Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #201 on: July 14, 2019, 06:03:37 pm »
By appearances minimal damage.
A scratched akra and bent gear lever.
Bike is at ktm, so as i know more, i will update.

Jannie at Raceworx already said the damage is next to nothing. They will do deep/proper assessment Monday/Tuesday

Good man, made sure the bike sustained the least of the damage.
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #202 on: July 14, 2019, 08:08:37 pm »
I'm glad you gonna survive this Dave. Shit deal man. Heal up quick.  :-\

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #203 on: July 14, 2019, 08:48:34 pm »
Ahoy motherfuckers!
Happy to report i am still hard to kill.

I was on william nicol, turned westward (left) onto peter place.
Single lane in my direction next to jaguar.
Vehicle exited jag, stopped, as he went past i continued, 30m later car travelling in same direction executed a u- turn with no warning.
Bam and down.
Like all motorcycle accidents IT WAS MY FAULT AS THE BIKER.
We know the risk and still take it..
5 broken ribson the 1 side, and 2 on the other- flail chest.
Far from ideal, but with so many quality hospitals around, not a train smash.

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And thank you  again.
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Thanks for all the good wishes guys.
I am so grateful that i will even accept them from my arian buddy Oom Danie.
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Does this make me gay or a racial supremasist?

Forget about me losing the bike Welsh.
There will, no doubt, be compromise.
But, i.did not suffer a head injury.

Just so long it's not "Bavarian" buddy. :thumleft: :thumleft:
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #204 on: July 14, 2019, 09:24:28 pm »
Definitely the face is the worst injury, and a burden i shall bear the rest of my earthly days.
Incredibly i cannot feal it at all.
The only thing i do feel is the shame of all the stares, the gasps and cringes of women, and the hysterical wailing of children.
I fear i may lose my hard fought sobriety.
 :'(

 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #205 on: July 14, 2019, 09:27:03 pm »
Definitely the face is the worst injury, and a burden i shall bear the rest of my earthly days.
Incredibly i cannot feal it at all.
The only thing i do feel is the shame of all the stares, the gasps and cringes of women, and the hysterical wailing of children.
I fear i may lose my hard fought sobriety.
 :'(

You sound like a BMW rider.
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #206 on: July 14, 2019, 09:34:09 pm »
Ouch, those of us who have had ribs pranged feel for you. Slow but steady recovery  :thumleft:
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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #207 on: July 14, 2019, 09:55:36 pm »
Definitely the face is the worst injury, and a burden i shall bear the rest of my earthly days.
Incredibly i cannot feal it at all.
The only thing i do feel is the shame of all the stares, the gasps and cringes of women, and the hysterical wailing of children.
I fear i may lose my hard fought sobriety.
 :'(

Yes, but it was like that before the accident too, wasn't it.

Get well bud  :thumleft:
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #208 on: July 14, 2019, 10:03:06 pm »
Incredibly i cannot feal it at all.

Ah hospital party. When they ask your pain level 1-10, go for 12. I saw paintings melt
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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #209 on: July 14, 2019, 10:29:32 pm »
Bliksem you look good on the photo for a man with so many broken ribs.

Heal fast.
 

Offline OomD

Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #210 on: July 15, 2019, 07:09:26 am »
I've had a rib broken before, only a single one. An agonising few months to heal completely. I feel for you, Ganjora, with multiple broken ribs. Eish, strongs boet.

The face... eish, what can I say except, "I'm sorry nę". ;D
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #211 on: July 15, 2019, 07:57:16 am »
Hope you heal quick and well!!!
If i had to explain you would not understand anyway......
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #212 on: July 15, 2019, 08:02:19 am »
Damn! Sorry to read this. Heal up well!
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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #213 on: July 15, 2019, 08:03:48 am »
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Didn't your lawyer tell you never to admit fault? :imaposer:
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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #214 on: July 15, 2019, 08:15:18 am »
So glad to see your sense of humour is still intact

YOU fall off & my missus bans ME from commuting by bike... wimmen are SO weird.



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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #215 on: July 15, 2019, 08:22:46 am »
So glad to see your sense of humour is still intact

YOU fall off & my missus bans ME from commuting by bike... wimmen are SO weird.

And men so weak. :peepwall: :pot: :pot: :peepwall:
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #216 on: July 15, 2019, 08:39:51 am »
It's nice to have you back on the forum again Dave  :thumleft:

Wishing you a speedy and full recovery
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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #217 on: July 15, 2019, 08:43:18 am »
So glad to see your sense of humour is still intact

YOU fall off & my missus bans ME from commuting by bike... wimmen are SO weird.

Slap her until she comes to her senses - she's obviously lost it.
Not a clenched fist mind you.
With an open hand they understand that it is merely discipline from a place of love.
And never in the face.
The bruises distract me during sex.
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #218 on: July 15, 2019, 09:10:10 am »
Well if you're still getting some, the face cant be that bad. But surely the ribs must be putting a temporary damper on it.  :eek7:

I remember a couple of weeks 'sleeping' in a recliner chair with soft pillows wedged around my body.

No fun, hope it soon gets better for you.
 

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Re: Ganjora down...........
« Reply #219 on: July 15, 2019, 02:53:41 pm »
YOU fall off & my missus bans ME from commuting by bike

So, you're basically saying you're also somewhat disadvantaged in the looks department?  :o
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