Henry Rothschild had a painful tear in his Achilles’ tendon. Watch:

Learn some more about the Achilles’ tendon:

I explain in the educational video that this tendon is extremely strong in a healthy situation, but I also explain that for many reasons some wear and tearing develop in some people. Ultimately, even this strong tendon is fragile. Fragile is the name of a song I play in the office. Listen to it performed by the wonderful vocalist, Cassandra Wilson:

Fragile looking feathery puffs can be seen on Apache Plume bushes throughout the Southwest. I find them photogenic.

Dr. Jonas Skardis