He says it wasn’t as hard as he thought it would be.
Physically, he felt ‘off’ because his body was a fraction behind what his mind was telling him to do.
He wanted to be either a professional hockey player or professional wrestler but he realized early on he was going to do something that wasn’t ‘normal’.
He didn’t understand the extent of what was happening until he underwent surgery in 2012.
He remembers waking up after surgery and not having a headache, which was the first time in over a decade.
Christian says he and Edge got into their share of bar fights and he would sometimes help out at the bar Edge bounced at.
Christian doesn’t consider himself any sort of tough guy but feels he could defend himself when needed.
Edge says he got his neck fusion surgery in 2002 and wrestled 9 more years.