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I kinda did a thing......Nothing major...

  Class of 2020 Photo credit Natasha Herbert

Chapter 7....

 Wow.... Thanks for tuning back in, I know I kinda left you hanging after Chapter 6, and it totally wasn't intentional....  But processing the last few months of personal health battles, international pandemics, lack of therapy and some other things, reliving certain parts of 2020 are a struggle. However, we are back! ....My surgeon laughed, 'wow, Silvia?' 'Yea, Silvia... Thats her name', I went on to explain how after my weight loss surgery I named my stomach Shelia. In the process of these procedures, naming things has given me a sense of ownership and control over things I truly don't have any over. My coworkers and manager all address Shelia by name too  I signed what seemed like my life away on a stack of papers and tried to ask all the last minute questions I could? But honestly what could I ask.... Silvia and the excess skin were going....period. She gave me a list of instructions for pre and post instructions, the hospital wash (its soo gross),day of ins