If It’s Just A Cold, Why Does It Feel Like Bubonic Plague?


What a time to fall ill! A lot of things are happening, there’s an interstate move coming up (any minute), which means packing and sorting, and then there’s the third book in my science fiction series still to finish.

I’m not a tablet-taker, outside of coffee and alcohol (only occasionally now), I don’t take drugs at all until I catch a cold or a flu and my nose is running and I can’t sleep for choking on the stuff going down the back of my neck. So I hit the cold and flu tablets and the side-effects give me extra symptoms, mainly sleepy and queasy, although the lack of energy is more likely to be the bug itself and not the medicine.

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2 thoughts on “If It’s Just A Cold, Why Does It Feel Like Bubonic Plague?

  1. TvKapherr, CatsattheBar & BackHomeinBromont

    Hang in there! I hope you feel better. Personally I recommend copious amounts of alcohol before bed. It’s fun and you’ll sleep better. 🙂

    1. A.D. Everard Post author

      Sounds like wonderful advice. I have to admit that some celebratory drinkies have found their way into our lives recently and the occasional port has been very nice on the throat. 😀


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