Friday, July 15, 2005
Scissors, needle, and thread
There's something so primitive and barbaric about oral surgery. Cut gum, pry out tooth, stitch up gaping hole, tie a knot to hold thread in place. Despite all the shiny metal equipment in the office, there's no hiding the fact that things haven't changed all that much from the days of Tom Sawyer. Oh, and the pain. Did I mention the pain?