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Monday, January 28, 2008

Please Stand By

I've got some unexpected things going on today that I have to take care of.

So, today's post will be delayed for a while, maybe until tomorrow. So sorry, but I'm sure you'll all find something to do with yourselves.

Later

9 comments:

  1. Just an FYI - bakho replied to your commentary about Alaska, but in the spirit of hijacking, he wrote it over on my blog. Now that we're post-hijack, feel free to continue there if you're so inclined. ;)

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  2. John, no not VA related. The lab called this morning, my son's throat culture came back as Type A Strep. He hasn't shown any signs at all, other than a mild sore throat on Friday, which I thought might be strep (he'd been exposed to a kid with it) but the swab test then was negative. However, the culture came back positive this morning for type A. After he had left for school. So, I had to go get him out of school, and go to the pharmacy. He's allergic to the Amoxicillian family of antibiotics, and I had to get Zithromax. I live in a rural area, so there was some running around to do.

    And I had a number of other things that had to be taken care of, so it was just one of those days.

    MWT: Thanks I'm headed that way to check it out.

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  3. Jim, I'm glad it was something manageable - and hope he feels better soon!

    My older son has had strep several times and not really complained about it, his tonsils are swiss cheese. It's good they caught it.

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  4. So, let me get this. One of the things that tipped you off that he might have strep was the lego dispensing nostril? Golly, medical knowledge has changed since my childhood.

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  5. Nathan - I thought this was now NoHijack day? So if so, free associating to a comment in a different post is probably stretching the rules.

    Sheesh... where some people get their energy.

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  6. Jim, I'm immune to strep. Or so it appears - I've never had it, in spite of repeated exposures.

    But I feel bad about the running-around part. That sucks.

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  7. Yeah, running around, especially in Alaska. It's cold up there...

    ;)

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  8. Jeri,

    Its not (that word)ing, when I'm associating something else with the topic at hand. Its only (that word)ing when I come completely out of left field and answer the question "Where is Jim?" with the response "blue".


    Did that make any sense at all?

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