August 5, 2004
like complete dookie. Yesterday was just
the beginning and after I finished writing the
journal, the rest of the day is pretty much a
blur. I went to bed for a good bit of it.
Eric came home and made some dinner for himself
and the kids. My stomach was churning and
a mess. My tooth was an explosion of pain
and my legs were aching from the stings.
Eric was asking me something about how long to
broil salmon and I know I snapped at him and I
regret it. Mostly, I just feel like crap
and want to be left alone. I didn't get
much sleep last night and although I feel better
today, I'm still not up for the full on mommy,
housekeeper, house redecorator deal. I
feel about as weak as a kitten and like I could
sleep for a week. I must have gotten some
kind of bug or something. I was already
feeling flu-like before I got stung and I think
that just took me the rest of the way down.
course, today is the day when Nathan is
particularly fussy, the dog is chasing people
down the street and the phone is ringing off the
Anyway, I just wanted to let you folks know that
if you don't hear from me for a day or so, I'll
be in bed healing and trying to get back to
normal again. Ack.