"The doctor said stretched nerves are the hardest to heal. If they had been severed, they'd grow back together much shorter time. The nerves grow back at a rate of one inch a month," the Daily Express quoted him as telling Penthouse magazine.
"Since I've got long arms, I've got another year for my nerves to reconnect. My life has changed because I'm basically one-handed. I can't fly my plane, sail my boat," he added.