"I should rather stay just as I am than endure another... procedure," he told him, although even at that there was doubt in his voice.
There was a slight grimace in his expression at the word surgery. He hadn't been able to see what they were doing to him, but the sound of metal against bone had been deafening. At least when he'd been conscious to hear it. "I don't know how that can be possible," he said, regarding him not feeling a thing.