Monsoon was feeling cruddy yesterday after school, complaining of a headache and chills. By the time we got home, he had a slight fever and told me he needed a nap. A nap?! That's when I knew he was sick.
While he was napping, I sat down to check e-mails. My grandma (Nano) had sent an e-mail asking about Monsoon, so of course I, without thinking, e-mailed back about him sleeping and not feeling well. It took less than 5 minutes for a reply....
"Keep a close watch on *Monsoon* cause of this new flu going around, H1N1(swine) I heard in New York where a 15 month old died this morning, and 11 schools are closed there, and a Principal age 55 died this wk, you run a high fever with it, I'm sure you & your Mom know all the symptoms, Ky has 11 confirmed case's, where we go to church Day Care had one Swine case & the day care center was close for a wk, and we didn't have church couple service's. trust He gets to feeling better soon, I will sat a Pray for *Monsoon* right now. love, Nano."
Nano, I love you (and I'm not just saying that because I know you'll be reading this). I appreciate your prayers. I'll be e-mailing you in a few hours to assure you it's a simple ear infection (after we see Dr. Taco).
For those of you who have read my profile description and are asking, "Is this the one?" Yes, this is the grandmother I'm turning into. HFW seems to be having an equally