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Lorenzo was nervous about his first knee replacement tomorrow.
In a low voice, he said to himself, “Will I ever fall asleep? I better; I will probably be in a lot of post-surgical pain for the next few weeks. If I can't sleep tonight, forget later!”
At 40 years old, he knew himself well enough to predict that if he wandered the house, he would find a project and be awake for another 3 hours. He decided to look at his iPad for a few minutes. After setting it to dim so he didn't keep himself awake even more, Lorenzo searched for more information about knee replacements. He had already read the information on the hospital and surgeon's sites, but he was looking for something different. ...