Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Better Today

Kind thanks for all my well wishes, I am doing better.  Probably have enough steroids and antibiotics in me to sink a ship of germs, but if that's what it takes, shoot me up.
Mac has taken such good care of me, I know I've about worn him out.
What else has helped--besides my trusty Bean and Bacon soup--always a comfort food when I could finally eat.  Well Lord Peter Wimsey, I'd never read him before and I found a book of his short stories.  They have carried the day, just long enough to carry my interest without wearing me out.  Enjoyed them so much I 've ordered the first of his novels.

I quite like that he's a bit silly, not at all like Hercules Poirot.
Well I hear a nap calling so I'm off.

12 comments:

  1. And the rest of the good advice is, don't overdo it. Keep on keeping on improving.

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  2. Glad you are feeling a bit better & to help things along try a teaspoonful of Manuka honey 30+
    twice a day, am sure you will enjoy it :)

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  3. Would you believe I just finished that book the other day? (Not for the first time.) I love Lord Peter and have read all the novels and short stories many times.

    So glad you're feeling better - enjoy some quiet time and good reading!

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  4. P.S. If you like a more literary mystery novel, you'd probably enjoy Josephine Tey's books. Also P.D. James (who by the way was a great fan of Dorothy L. Sayers). :)

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  5. Good to hear you're feeling better. I've been "in love" with Lord Peter Wimsey ever since my teens ;)... I have re-read many of the books through the years and also a couple of years ago bought some of them as BBC radio dramas on CD and TV series on DVD (from the 1970s and starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter).

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  6. I'm so glad that you are feeling better. Keep eating the soup - or is it 'drinking' the soup!
    xx

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  7. Love Hercules Poirot. I read Lord Peter Wimsey many years ago. I just couldn't get into them maybe because I saw a TV show and I disliked the actor so much. So maybe I will pick one up and see how I like them now.

    Glad to know your better.

    cheers, parsnip

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  8. Glad you are on the mend. If you like short stories do try to get hold of Salley Vickers's "Aphrodite's Hat" a book of wonderful short stories.

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  9. I am glad to know that you are indeed feeling a bit better now, I hope that it continues that way. Enjoy your reading! xx

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  10. Sometimes we need something silly to read. I hope you are a hundred percent again soon!

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  11. Sending lots of good wishes for a speedy recovery, I love a good book and especially when I'm ill, enjoy your nap xx

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