She prescribed anti-inflammatories. The doctor also said that I should see a podiatrist and get orthotics. I have high-arched but completely flat feet. I'm not sure how you can do both, but apparently you can. I certainly don't want to be wearing old lady shoes. I guess it will be more building up the arches inside the shoe.
S. called, and we've talked quite a bit today. I don't think I'm a particularly good person to give relationship advice, considering that mine have been less than stellar, but as long as it's "do what I say and not what I do" I guess we're all right.
Later: I read a couple of stories and watched some season three episodes of Glee. I finished reading "Lone Star." I read "Winter Knights." Parts of "Winter Knights" had a very mythological feeling. One of the protagonists, Gavin, meets characters Arthur and Lance while he's searching for information on King Arthur and Lancelot. There turn out to be a lot of layers to the story.
I was glad I'd read "Lone Star" first. "Lone Star" was a contemporary, with a couple of slightly strange things Mitch might or might not have seen.