Saturday, January 26, 2019
Australia Day 2019
Since the surgery, the eye has been healing - thank you.
There was one small scare when an internal stitch not removed, made it's way through the eyelid and began to scratch at my eye. Minor impact and resolved quickly.
Today, January 26, is Australia day, the birth of my home country. In years gone past I spent the day sailing at a regatta. This year I spent the day tending to the wounds of another family member and stitching up some other deficiencies.
No pies. No fireworks. No celebrations.
If my Citizenship comes through in the next twelve months, I may have missed my last Australia day.