Maintaining one’s standards under duress

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…that moment when you realise the coughing spasm is going to end in a vomiting bout and you don’t have the physical capability to make it to the bathroom in time and you don’t have a waste bin or bowl to use and your oxygen starved brain knows the quilt is going to be bull’s eye unless it improvises- that is how your husband finds you vomiting into a tea cup.

One is a goddess after all.

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12 thoughts on “Maintaining one’s standards under duress

  1. Urgh. Well, at least you got it into the teacup.

    But yes, how is it you’re still sick? On the internet, a single day is like a week! Take care of yourself and get well quickly.

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    • Straight respiratory tract infection. It seems to be about this winter. I texted Minerva, driven my guilt in case she caught my germs, and she went down with it 4 days after me. She is blaming those other than me – she knows about the stick list.

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  2. Sorry to hear this FD. Do hope you get well pronto so all can be right in the world.
    Very delicate maneuver that by the way.

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    • I was a little disappointed that I wasn’t able to manage the little finger crook as I held the cup, but as a first try I was pretty impressed with my self. Mr FD wasn’t so impressed with the spaghetti marinara I had eaten an hour or so before though…we won’t go into details here.

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