• Sean Murphy. (Photo by Ross Perry, The Telegraph) “I didn’t expect to lose my finger as well when I shot it but the gun recoiled and that was it. The wart was gone and so was most of my finger. There was nothing left, so no chance to re-attach it.”—Sean Murphy, Amateur Surgery/Firearms Enthusiast

  • Sean Murphy’s stump. (Photo by Ross Perry, The Telegraph) “The best thing is that the wart has gone. It was giving me a lot of trouble.—Sean Murphy, Fingerless Person