Love you, mom, I wish I could have been with you in Germany to pick flowers for you on Mother's Day!
He was about to mix a small batch of something (concrete?) with a drill with a long mixing attachment. He plugged the darn thing in, not knowing that it was broken and immediatly powered up at high speed, ricocheted off the floor and within a splitsecond into his (I believe still open) eye... Boy, I could still kiss those doctors' feet, how do you fix injuries like this where it almost takes a slice off the eye? They do this stuff every day, quietly and humble! They are heroes!
P.P.S. for Shannon: Get the polarized ones!