Right here’s another reason to not go to mattress on an empty abdomen.
A California lady who dreamed of swallowing her engagement ring says she woke as much as uncover it had truly occurred ― leaving her in want of an emergency medical process to extract the sparkly morsel.
Jenna Evans of San Diego was sleepwalking on Tuesday evening when she stated she swallowed her 2.4-carat diamond after dreaming that she was on a high-speed practice and the one technique to shield her ring from approaching “bad guys” was to swallow it.
“So I popped that sucker off, put it in my mouth and swallowed it with a glass of water,” Evans wrote in a now-viral Fb submit that detailed the weird incident.
She stated she began to come back to and understand what she was doing, however then, “I assumed this too was a dream, because WHO ACTUALLY SWALLOWS THEIR ENGAGEMENT RING, so I went back to sleep.”
“I have a lot of strange dreams,” Evans informed NBC 7 San Diego of her late-night swallowing act. She added that she has a historical past of sleepwalking and even doing laundry in her sleep, although she stated she had by no means eaten something in her sleep, till now.
When she awakened the following morning, Evans stated she observed her engagement ring lacking from her finger and alerted her fiance, Bobby, who appeared skeptical at first.
“I don’t think he believed me right away. We laughed pretty hard for about an hour and a half, called my mom, laughed until we were crying,” she stated on Fb.
The couple then went to an pressing care clinic the place an X-ray of her abdomen confirmed the misplaced jewel’s location. Docs there then referred her to a gastroenterologist who suggested that she have an emergency higher endoscopy carried out to retrieve it, against relying upon her physique to naturally expel it.
“I was really happy because I don’t know if I can look at it and appreciate it in the same way if I had to ‘search’ for it,” she informed San Diego station WAVY of that No. 2 methodology of retrieval. “I feel very grateful that I got it back and that it does end as a happy, funny story,” she added.
As for her ring, Evans stated her fiance has since given it again to her to put on and that she doesn’t anticipate that it’s going to occur once more.
“I hopefully will only achieve such greatness once,” she joked to NBC 7.
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