Friday, February 25, 2011

Propped Up

I sincerely hope none of you catch whatever this thing is I have.  I haven't been this sick in years.  Yesterday was the worst.  My temp was over 100 all day, in fact at one point it spiked so high I was hallucinating.  I couldn't keep anything but little sips of water down.  All I did was lay in bed coughing, perspiring and shivering.  Luckily R didn't know since he had to be out of town last night.  I didn't tell him how bad it was because I knew he would have come home.

Finally about 9:15 last night my fever broke.  I thought great finally...I felt better.  That lasted all of about 20 minutes before we started round 2.  It was a rough night. 

Today I am slightly better.  My temp is down to 99, I can prop myself up for about a half hour at a time, and I finally ate a tiny bit of soup.  I have an ear ache though.

I am hoping it passes soon, I have to get to work because the show is coming up quickly and I am not ready.  I also have two pieces to be shipped and the post office may as well be a million miles away right now.  It took every ounce of energy I could muster yesterday to take the trash down for pick up.

I will be back when I feel better.  Take care of yourselves! 

10 comments:

Heather said...

ACK!

Could you possibly have Mono? It sounds like the symptoms I had during the time when I got Mono... I have never felt so miserable in my life.

Kelly said...

I don't think so, I don't know how I would have caught that. Besides it's pretty uncommon in adults my age. I think it's just a nasty flu.

Janice said...

Wishing you a quick recovery. Take care.

Jennifer said...

I hope you start feeling better real soon...rest up this weekend and don't push yourself to fast, things can wait until you feel better....take care, Hugs Jennifer

KellyJo said...

Oh you poor thing! I feel your pain, sounds just like what I had last week. I was out of it for almost 2 weeks. Uhggg!! Stay hydrated and just rest, rest, rest, that's all you can really do until it decides to leave you. (I hadn't been that sick in years either) Take care, I'll be thinking of you. ;)

Katy Cameron said...

Urgh, feel better soon

Amanda said...

Take care Kelly, it must be bad to knock you out like this.

Kays Kids said...

You poor sausage, rest and get well soon.
Hugs
Kay

susana said...

lol, should be recover soon!

Cheryl @ Bingle Bears said...

Oh, I'm so sorry to hear how miserable you are feeling. I hope you feel better soon. Take good care of yourself. The bears will get done in time.

Heaps of Hugs,
Cheryl

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