Food Poisoning or Norovirus, the End Result is the Same

Day’s Verse:
O LORD, I call to you; come quickly to me.
Hear my voice when I call to you.
May my prayer be set before you like incense;
may the lifting up of my hands be like the evening sacrifice.
Set a guard over my mouth, O LORD;
keep watch over the door of my lips.

Psalm 141:1-3

I couldn’t help but notice that my August 5 blog about bathrooms got more comments than anything I’ve posted in a month. I’m not sure if that’s a reflection on me or you.

Unfortunately, I’ve had ample time to reflect on this, since on Wednesday I started suffering from what one coworker delicately calls “a stomach bug.” More accurately one would call it a “lower intestinal tract bug,” and its onset necessitated my spending more time in the bathroom at work than I’d ever previously put in there. I assumed, reasonably I think, that I had come down with food poisoning. We tried to guess what it was. My likeliest candidates: Continue Reading >>