So this ended up being like the week that wasn't.
Just what I said I did not want to happen is what happened. A large exercise in the art of becareful how you speak your desires.
I woke up few days ago with my right foot so swollen and sore I could barely walk. I've managed to get the swelling down to a manageable amount and the soreness to a controllable amount with painpills. Yes, a doctor's appointment is scheduled. Only they can't see me before the 15th. Lucky me.
But it's a step forward right