This blog will be slightly slower for the next few days because 'ol bright eyes here has got Dengue fever.It's a virus transmitted by mosquitoes.
Nice. Always around about my birthday I get sick. This is a known fact.
It's not really serious though, not like malaria. Just the 'ol bones ache and the eyeballs scratch.
And you know us men. Ready to walk on the moon but when any flue strikes we turn into complete wimps.( myself excluded, of course,--- he sniffily adds)
Any way, they tell me it takes a week or two to get over it, and in the meantime it is doing wonders for my paunch.....