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    7 Nov 2014

    21 Struggles Of People Who Fall Sick Easily

    Just reminiscing about the good old days when you could breathe through your nose.

    1. It always starts with denial.

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    *Willing your WBCs to just fight the damn germs*

    2. But inevitably, when the seasons change and the bugs are in the air, you're the first person they scout.

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    3. At some point, you have to give in to the mucus and admit you're a bit under the weather.

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    4. And that's when you start drowning in the downward spiral of self-pity and attention seeking behaviour.

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    5. Even though you are a seasoned sick-person, you always think you're the worst.

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    Googling your symptoms always helps. It's either the sniffles of Ebola.

    6. You catch yourself reminiscing about the good old days when you were fine.

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    Oh, how you took it all for granted!

    7. While internally celebrating that you can't possibly be at work or class.

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    8. Everyone doesn't fall for your shit and expects you to be at your desk no matter what.

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    Time for more moping and melodrama at work!

    9. And obviously you embarrass yourself by having no control over your bodily functions.

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    Which is something you wouldn't wish on your worst enemy.

    10. You try to make light of it to combat the disgusted yet pitiful looks everyone is giving you.

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    And failing miserably.

    11. Your friends start treating you like you have the plague because they don't want to get infected.

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    12. And you're just like:

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    13. Because you're sick and vulnerable and really need affection.

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    14. Any kind of affection.

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    15. You find out who your true friends are.

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    The people who risk infection themselves to come give in to your unreasonable demands.

    16. You realize how much you love your mom.

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    17. You get that sexy phlegm filled voice interjected by the most disgusting of coughs.

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    Eh, you win some you lose some.

    18. But sore throats and chafed noses make you question your whole life.

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    19. And you're definitely about to lose it.

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    20. So when you recover, you appreciate your good health that much more.

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    21. But don't get too comfortable because it's only a matter of time until you're under the weather again.

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