Posted by: granny1947 | July 1, 2012

Granny’s really lazy Sunday.

Hello All.

I mentioned that I contracted Leptospirosis when we were in Berlin(not the one in Germany)

A couple of bloggers commented.
One, a dog, said he had been vaccinated against it.
The other said it was also called Swineherd disease.
So, I Googled it just now.

I am so glad we never had the internet in those days.
I had no idea it was so life threatening.
If I HAD known I might have succumbed.

I was just bunged into hospital.
Told I could not even go to the toilet.
Which was a problem.
I am a private sort of person.
Oh wait….I’m not.
I tell you guys all sorts of personal things.
Like my chin hair.

I haven’t left the flat/garage today.
Well, once to go in for lunch.
Which my mother prepared.
There comes the next coldfront.
She has not ventured into the kitchen since I arrived.
Think she is scared of me.

Mex is in East London(not the one in England)
He is visiting his daughter for a few days and will be back on Wednesday.
So, I am having metime and the TV is having a rest.

After lunch I curled up under the duvet and read some more of the book by “thelisas”
So far it is delightful.
Will tell you all about it when I am done.
Am having a problem with reading,though.
A couple of chapters and I am in dreamland.
Not because the book is boring.
That is the way I roll.

And now I have a few chores to do.
Some posts to visit.
And back to my book.
Work tomorrow.
Sigh.

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Responses

  1. JUst as well you didn’t know.

    Sometimes it is so very good to have ME time, keep enjoying it

    • I woill Sidey…only two more days of it.

      • enjoy them while they last

      • Hi Sidey…it has been good but tomorrow it is over.

  2. I enjoy my permanent “me” time.
    There is really a cold front on the way for you 😦
    Go well with work tomorrow. xxx

    • Thank you for that great news Pussycat!!!!

  3. Glad you survived anyway, granny. Me time is always good. Hugs xx

    • Hi AD…yep….like my own company….we never argue.

  4. Enjoy the time to yourself!

    • Hi Elaine…I am really enjoying it…something I have missed so much since leaving Cape Town.

  5. you are so funny! ( do u really have chin hair?)

    • One hair Patrecia…ONE hair!!!

  6. Anyone over 50 who doesn’t think they have chin is just plain blind 🙂 and in horrible denial.

    It is 103 here. So hot and humid. Too hot to do anything. I am getting very bored though. Not going to complain since I do have air conditioning and the community is not on fire. Yet anyway. This heat is crazy. And the in laws want to have a cookout on the 4 of July. I don’t care if it does drop down to 89ish, it’s still too hot for a cookout.

    • Hi Linda…that sounds like us when we insist on having a huge hot Xmas lunch in the middle of summer!

  7. Your chin hair secret is safe with us – all of us who read your blog are great at keeping secrets….we won’t tell anyone…., 😉

    There’s nothing better than a little metime every so often! Take a glass of wine under the duvet with you and your book! 🙂

    • Hi RD…my metime is over tomorrow but I am actually looking forward to seeing mex…he keeps me on the straight and narrow!

  8. Nothing like a little alone time to rev the spirits. By chin hairs, do you mean those thick black rogue little beasts that show up in 2 minutes? Okay, secrets!

  9. Snap with the chin hair….I watch for it like a hawk! 🙂

    • I yank mine out before it is visible….takes forever to find the damn thing with the tweezers.

  10. Nothing nicer than time alone with a good book. Sadly my eyes give up long before I am ready to put the book down.

    • Hi Optie…my eyes don’t give in…my brain does.

  11. That mysterious disease sounds like a type of leprosy that would flake the skin off in spirals…

    • Thank you for the visit.
      I promise…I never shed anything…not even weight!


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