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Time Out

The past three days felt like hell. It has been so long since I've been that ill - I tend to compare how ill I am to my strongest memory of being ill when I was younger. This probably comes second or third after that. It really all started off on Tuesday when I woke up and hated my bed for making my body ache so much. I thought nothing of it and decided that I urgently need a mattress topper. Later that evening, I made myself congee and thought, I'll be fine. I wasn't fine! I got on the bed, had some ibuprofen and was knocked out. Surprisingly, I hadn't realised but Yen said I was coughing all night. The next morning, I woke up thinking I'd work so I showered... got on the bed... and there was no way I would've been able to function. I IM-ed my manager saying I'm ill and I'm taking the day off but I'd be available for a quick catch up because the main meetings are on Wednesday - he didn't call so I went back to sleep. I was then disturbed by a fe