The Misadventures of Ada: ICD-10 Cartoon, "Holiday Wrapping" W27.2XXA

Like many of us, Ada just wanted to have a lovely quiet evening at home, wrapping presents and relaxing with her favorite holiday show.

She selected her favorite wrapping paper, a lovely tree print on brown Kraft, made herself a cozy spot on the floor, put on her favorite movie, and began cutting a beautiful square for the popcorn maker she bought for her favorite co-worker, Janice.

Slice, the brand new scissors went through the paper like butter. And then, from outside, there was a burst of ear-piercing noise, carolers scream-singing Jingle Bells with glass shattering enthusiasm. Ada jumped a solid foot in the air, felt a sting, and looked down to see blood swelling out of a fresh cut on her hand.

“OOOOOOOOOOUCH!” Ada yelled. She hopped to the front door, flung it open.


She ran outside in a panic, terrifying the singing group and getting blood splatter on her new doormat. Sigh. Not a quiet night at all. Poor Ada!

Falalalalalalalala! Happy holidays, everyone!

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