Luckily, the toe in contempt is only painful when I touch it or when my wife accidentally knocks it with her leg, bringing out a slightly over-exaggerated cry of anguish from me. Yes, men do want sympathy at times! But it does hurt too.
The purple coloured bath solution is relaxing and leaves my foot a plasticy shade of orange after 15 minutes.
Just waiting patiently for the medication to do its job.