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It was definitely a painful lesson. The photo-sympathetic condition means that when one eye is damaged both shut down. Your eyes reflexively close and you literally cannot open them. At all. The only way the Doctor could open them was to apply anesthetic eye drops to deaden them. Oh, and the sliver had a sharp tail, which sliced up the inside of my eyelid nicely too, because in the pain the eye could not be still - it reflexively moved incessantly like it does in REM sleep. Crazy. Almost as bad as an angry wife. My boss was not real happy either.

This lesson was like a lot of them. I had to learn the hard way not to take shortcuts. Let me tell you about the time a weld broke on a jackstand and I was pinned under a car, alone in the shop ...
 
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