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[Oct. 25th, 2005|08:29 pm]
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Yesterday I had a little tickle in my throat. This morning, it wasn't so ticklish. And my head felt like someone was trying to pry the top of it off with a crowbar. I'm not a believer in dragging myself to the workplace to infect my comrades in arms, so I stayed home.

So, did I get to spend the day curled up on the couch with a nice cup of tea, a comfy blanket, and a shlocky old movie? Of course not. Because The Boy is also sick. This is the second time in three months that I've been sick and had to take care of a sick kid, too. Only he's not stay-in-bed sick; he's just don't-infect-the-whole-daycare sick.

We did have a nice day, considering. No meltdowns (from him or me) and he mostly played quietly or watched Thomas the Tank Engine tapes while I checked my work email. (And why do I do that? I'm home. I'm sick. I'm not at work. But I spend all day answering emails anyway.)

I hope we're both better tomorrow.
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[User Picture]From: marshmelococoa
2005-10-25 06:59 pm (UTC)
FEEL BETTER!!
Nothing worse than having to play mommy when you're sick too.
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[User Picture]From: quaero_verum
2005-10-25 07:20 pm (UTC)
Here's sending some chicken soup your way!!

Feel better soon. (hugs)
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[User Picture]From: domesticharmony
2005-10-25 07:45 pm (UTC)
Chamomille tea with lemon and honey! Get better!
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[User Picture]From: sitara
2005-10-26 06:49 am (UTC)
There is nothing worse in the world than having to take care of a baby while sick. It doesn't get better when they get older, either. I can't remember the last time I was just sick and she was not.

Feel better soon!
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From: (Anonymous)
2005-10-27 12:01 am (UTC)
Yup. It's going around. Have some matzo ball soup. I just made some last nght! Hope you feel better soon.
Oh and yes, thanks for plugging Serenity. That helped get me over to the theater. Good call!
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From: (Anonymous)
2005-10-27 12:02 am (UTC)
Oh that was me. Kam. blissonbliss.blogspot.com
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