The Blog Formerly Known As Practical Paralegalism
That’s what I ask my primary care physician every time I see her. After all it seems like a plausible explanation for a woman who used to be freezing all the time to suddenly feel feverish…and really
Apparently I’m just getting meaner with age.
So today when I broke out in another fevered sweat at work, I questioned a higher source, “Are you sure it isn’t menopause?”
Nope, still just getting meaner with age, and oh, the a/c at work seems to be malfunctioning. Very malfunctioning.
Which made me happy I was wearing a shirt that only cost $2 from a thrift store clearance rack. The old me, with its super low body temperature and low blood pressure, would have found my office pleasantly lukewarm.
The new me wandered out to my co-workers’ desks and asked, “Is anybody else sick? I think I have a temperature.” They pointed to the thermostat which most definitely had a temperature, an alarmingly high one.
Oh. Well at least my primary care physician’s still right.
A word about the clothes I’m wearing. Most boring Visible Monday offering ever, right? The truth is I was so hot I could barely face getting dressed this morning – or putting on make-up. The only reason I’m wearing the red pumps is because my pants drug on the ground with my other shoes.
How are you dealing with the heat (real or imagined)?