Can you say strawberry colored rash over you entire body, itching and scratching, low grade fever, swollen wrists, knees ankles and fingers, and a cloudy head?
Can you say stiffened neck from a swollen brain stem?
Can you say viral meningitis?
Yep, it's ugly.
Another virus, complements of the nine and under population on our "compound," has made its way through our ranks. As always am the last one to succumb with the most severe symptoms.
I'm better today but my wrists are KILLING me. This must be what arthritis or other rheumatoid conditions feel like. I am sorry for those of you who have joint pain. My sympathies are yours.
I have to scratch some more and rest my joints...
I will part by saying that my little friend, my sweet daughter has kept me company the past few days and we moseyed around doing nothing.
Climb a fence here . . .
Climb a fence there . . .
Have a break with creature comforts . . . I swear I'm going to have to take the passer away when she turns 4. I don't care how much she screams about it.
I have earplugs.