Stress Testing the Hammie – PMT 6/1/18

Well the good news is that the hamstring wasn’t as big a setback as I thought it was going to be yesterday. No, I can’t walk without that tugging sensation in the right hamstring, but at least it is not out and out pain. Plus there was no bruising, so a day or two off and then start to SLOWLY get back on the roads again.

Bennie wasn’t too worried about much of anything, except getting the bed ready for him to relax on.

Although this morning I did a Harold being Harold and stress tested the hamstring pretty good by walking Bennie two miles down to the stop sign and back up the big hill, then almost immediately mowing the road frontage down to our property line around the slight corner. While I knew that the hamstring was off a little more than it had been and it barked a few times during the mowing, it didn’t complain enough that I thought about stopping. Continue reading