Then, he asked a question, “Do you have any pain or discomfort, of any kind, even minor or trivial, anywhere?”
“No, nothing… but honestly, I think I slept on my shoulder wrong… but it’s probably nothing at all…”
“What kind of discomfort? Burning? Pressure? Tearing?”
“None of that,” I’d said, “It’s just a common myalgia — a muscle pain from over-use…”
And then, the very moment when I clarified where it was “…in my right shoulder…” he and I both latched onto that one, single, clue.