I experienced no difficulties in doing essential things with only one arm, except for access to my morphine syrettes
. I carried them in the left sleeve pocket of my flight suit and could not get at them.
When some stolen morphine syrettes
and a shotgun came into his possession, he asked for help from some junky acquaintances in learning how to shoot up.
He says that military kit includes "morphine syrettes
on a string around your neck" to block out pain in case of injury.
When morphine syrettes
and blood plasma froze, medics used their armpits to thaw out syringes; plasma was put under the hood of a jeep whose motor was running.
Squibb in Brooklyn made syrettes
of morphine to ease the pain of wounded soldiers.