Minneapolis, MN — The family of a 6-year-old girl whose intestines were partially sucked out by a Minnesota swimming pool drain last year says the child has died.[The girl] was injured on June 29 when she sat on a pool drain and its powerful suction ripped out part of her intestinal tract. She had small bowel, liver and pancreas transplants at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in December but suffered complications.
The child’s injury led to federal legislation to make pools safer. — Fox News
Yeah, that’s grim and ghastly, worsened by the fact that it’s true. Now read this in your spare time, a short
tale story called “Guts” by Chuck Palahniuk, best known for his novel turned movie called “Fight Club.”