Belly ache

I woke up in some discomfort and the feeling persisted all day. The large white area known as my stomach was sore. I tried to diagnose the problem without the aid of medical staff at the Duke Diet and Fitness Center: Was this the kind of cramping that might warn of an attack of food poisoning? Perhaps a touch of constipation? Even period pains? None of these seemed quite right. The feeling was worse on each side, and particularly when I stretched. Eventually it dawned on me–a whole new physical sensation. I swam a mile on Saturday and used my abdominal muscles, a bit of a shock to them and to me.

About Liz Barron

US Peace Corps Volunteer in Armenia. Permanent address in Washington DC. Deep roots in Northern Ireland and persistent Belfast accent. Blogger,cook, mother, grandma, Scrabble-player and enthusiastic world traveler.
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