Yesterday was the day of my MRI. . .
I had had several people tell me horror stories
about how tight a fit they were
About how loud they were
About how uncomfortable they were
Sad but true, I didn't find that to be the case.
In fact, after falling asleep and taking a nice little rest,
I found the whole experience to be quite pleasant!
The sweet tech who ran the machine also was
a brother to a new 18-month old brother
whom his parents had just adopted.
So he totally understood that when he asked how
I was doing about halfway through the test,
I replied, "Oh, this is so much more peace and quiet
than I have had at home since February!"
He didn't laugh or judge.
He just said, "Well, you take your rest where you can
The whole thing from start to finish kind of
felt like a spa experience!
I didn't mind the helmet holding my head in place,
I didn't mind the rigid board I was lying on,
I didn't even mind the noise of the machine
(because it wasn't half as loud as a screaming toddler)
In fact, I had the brilliant thought while in the
machine for almost an hour that NO ONE
could get to me to need something! Ha, ha!
All in all, I left that appointment fairly well rested!
(and ready to hug two adorable little boys
back at home who had completely tired out