It’s so long since I’ve been outdoors that I am etiolated and my hair is a birds nest. Low grade ill is just so damn dull. My legs ache and throb, my head hurts and I want to sleep All The Time. I’m on antibiotics (doxycycline) already for a tick bite (thank you Bambi & Bassets) I got a few weeks ago so I’m either fighting off that infection or I have some unspecified autumnal lurgy.

Whatever the cause, I am in a VILE mood. It’s all very well having to stay in bed – but I’m a self-employed writer – I can work from bed any day I choose. Being imprisoned here with a splitting headache is a whole different ball game.

I’ve just slunk downstairs for some puppy love, a cup of Earl Grey and a slice of chocolate cake. I have little appetite, but I am hungry. And goodness, what a restorative combination: I feel quite well again
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But no doubt I’ll have a Godalmighty sugar crash in half an hour and retire weeping to my bed again.

Hopefully normal transmission will be restored tomorrow.

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Hope you're feeling better soon….you managed to post this three times. I thought I was ill for a bit, couldn't understand why I kept seeing the same post three times. ;0)
Look after yourself.

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LL,

I hope you feel better?

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Got another piece of chocolate cake for me?

~Kat
@katluvsshoes

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Feel better, have the boys give you a foot rub while peeling you grapes! xoxo.

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Have heard the ticks are especially bad in NJ this season. Do take care–we want you healthy!!

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Sooo sorry to hear that! look after yourself and hopefully you feel better and brighter soon, b

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Feel better soon.

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Oh poor you. I hope you have friends to come over and bring you more chocolate cake and chicken soup. Get better soon!

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Watch Pedro Almodovar's movies. They always make me feel better.
However, I think chocolate cake would do it also. Hope you do get better soon and tell us more of your adventures 🙂

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Hope you're feeling much better now xxx

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Chocolate cake should count as "medication."

Again, I hope you're feeling better.

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