It got cold last night. I never did wake up enough to get more cover to put on the bed so I was cold, too. When I got up, I went ahead and took my morning meds, added Mother’s comforter and went back to bed for an hour.
My trip to the mailbox netted me nothing which was fine. I would much rather find zero mail than to get junk.
The Catz and Kittenz were clamoring for food when I got back. I fed them and then came into the house to see what trouble I could get into.
Midday, I went out to pick tomatoes. I’ve been getting around a dozen each trip but this time, I got about a pint. I snacked on a couple while I picked, too. There were a lot I couldn’t reach but more that I could.
What with all the tomatoes, I decided I would need to make a salad. The romaine was very nice-looking yesterday. I got it out, washed it and trimmed it up and got it ready. It wasn’t time to eat yet so I went in and sat down at the computer.
Feeling something crawling on the back of my neck, I reached back to knock whatever it was off. It stung the middle finger of my left hand and went down the back of my dress, stinging me twice more. I jumped up, shucked my dress, turned it wrong side out and shook it. Whatever it was that stung me had disappeared. I have no idea what it was.
My finger was throbbing with pain and the places on my back didn’t feel good. I went in the kitchen, poured a tablespoon of vinegar into a medicine cup and downed it. I couldn’t tell it did any good. All it seemed to do was give me a headache and a queasy stomach.
I put on a clean dress and put the other one in the dirty clothes. Since I’m still able to navigate, I guess the Attacker wasn’t very venomous.
Cuz called me this afternoon to see if I’d use okra if she brings some tomorrow. Yes, yes!! I do love okra. I have several different ways I can fix it and all of them are yummy.
I didn’t realize how late it has gotten. I’m not enthused over drinking 16 ozzies of water after 9 when I’ll have to drink another eight before I go to bed. Guess what I’ll be doing tonight?
My head still feels a little achy. I’m not used to drinking vinegar straight so that might have something to do with it.