James' operation part 2James' eyes opened slowly. They were heavy and thick with sleep. All he wanted was to close them again and drift back into the peaceful silence of sleep. But a firm hand was on his bare shoulder shaking him hard. There would be no more sleep.
James struggled to see what was going on. After a moment or two his eyes started to focus and he saw an elderly nurse glaring at him. Her hand was shaking him awake. He slowly looked around and saw that he was sitting up in a bed, thick blankets still covering his legs. He felt a sharp pain in his left arm and looked over to see a long IV drip being removed from his arm. Either side him were thick restraints now removed. The nurse pulled the blankets off him and James shuddered as a sudden chill took hold of him. His legs and feet were bare and all he wore was a pair of red boxer shorts. The nurse leaned over and undid several tight straps from his legs and ankles. Couldn't she see he was exhausted? All he wanted was the curl up and shut his eyes