Bigger. More lethal.
Requiring attention and military detail.
Cancelling everything else in order to give time EXCLUSIVELY to it.
So familiar and yet so strange.
Chicken Pox is back.
Youngest has discovered spots in orifices he didn't even know he had.
He is COVERED.
Almost got to the point where they all join up.
Am doing comforting things and being generally rather a Good Egg.
He is not impressed.
'My bottom itches. MUM. It ITCHES'
Clearly I can't scratch that area for him. Can I?
And how on EARTH is he to scratch that one INSIDE HIS EAR.
Calamine lotion not here yet, as Husband will bring some. Helpfully, he won't be home until 1.00 am.
Meanwhile will continue to be in Patient Mother Mode (PMM) until Husband Get Home. (HGH)