I’m sick for the second time since July this year. It started with a sore throat, moved into the sniffles, and is now a nice, chest-y cough. Sick is sick. It’s all-consuming and yet boring. It’s blah blah blah just let me be back to normal soon, please. It’s STOP IT, BOOGERS. As we’ve already discussed, I’m a terrible sick person.
There was a time in my life when I never got sick. I once went two years without getting sick – not even a cold. I’ve never had a flu shot, and I’ve never had the flu. I used to strut about with this information as though I knew some great secret of good health. I didn’t.
Then I moved to New York City. Continue reading »