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    Should I?

    Call in sick today? My wrists are hurting and my stomach is still twitchy from the past 4 weeks of nausea. Wrists are hurting because I haven't had enough time off (haven't had 2 days in a row for a month) and they're just...not too good.

    I'm also totally not in the mode where I feel like I could give a decent, comprehensive massage. At least, not up to my normal quality of work. I'm certain I could still outperform 80% of my coworkers, but that's only because of the education they received. Anywho...

    Yeah, I need to save my wrists. I'll be calling in.

    Thanks for your help!
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    If you are coherent enough to put that much thought into, get to a computer, and type your question, then you are in good enough shape to go to work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SonataInFSharp View Post
    If you are coherent enough to put that much thought into, get to a computer, and type your question, then you are in good enough shape to go to work.
    Massage therapy is very physical work - it's not like sitting at a desk and typing on a keyboard.

    I vote for taking a sick day.
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    Take the day off.

    A good friend of mine developed carpal tunnel from massage therapy work. He now sells insurance after retraining and surgery.

    You don't want to end up selling insurance...do you?
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    Thanks for your help!
    Uhh sure. No problem.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SingingSabre View Post
    Thanks for your help!
    I knew I had something special to do today...

    You are very welcome!

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    It was the very least I could do. No problem. Let me know if you need anything else.
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    Can I get a massage for helping?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wordbiker View Post
    Can I get a massage for helping?
    Another day, perhaps.

    I called in. I love my coworkers and managers. The response I received was "If there's a chance of you hurting yourself, I don't want you in."
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    you should have heard what they said as soon as they hung up though.
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