Did You Just Cough In My Face?
October 31, 2016 | Posted in: Caregivers
I avoid germs like the plague because for me, well, germs pretty much are the plague. What may be just a little virus or an annoying little cold for one person is a show-stopping, game-changing, progress-reversing, month-stealing seriously big deal for me.
I try to explain this to people. I stammer on about my compromised immune system as I spray the couch with Lysol before the once-in-a-blue-moon houseguest is out the door. I try and nonchalantly ask my husband if he “might want to sanitize that hand before he touches me with it?” While “oohing and ahhing” at my daughter’s preschool creations at pick-up, I slather her in sanitizer and beg everyone to leave their shoes at the door. For the love of God people, I adore you, but no your friend who just got over the flu cannot come for a sleepover.
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