This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare.
My husband is unbearable when he’s sick. It starts with a little sniffle, a clearing of the throat. He comes home early from work because he feels “something coming on,” he says, and asks me to touch his forehead to see if he has a fever. He goes to bed, hiding under the covers all day long, only coming downstairs now and then to sip on some hot soup. Homemade soup. Nothing else will do… nothing tastes good. He just wants to be left alone, yet he’s so needy. “Everything hurts!” he moans. He can’t speak above a whisper… he’s just so weak. No one can get close to him because he swears he’s contagious. The house is either too cold or too hot. I could go on and on.
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