I totally get that saying. It holds true every time I get sick. I remember the Spring Break of Strep, when I had strep throat that turned into pink eyes. All while vacationing in Napa Valley. Lovely.
This time it started with my seriously horrible period, which transitioned into a strep throat infection, which then overlapped with a some sort of virus, leading to a ton of congestion, and fingers crossed I’ll avoid a sinus infection. The other day my coworkers actually remarked on my appearance, wondering if I’d been crying. Nope! This is just watery eyes and flaky nose from mucus, folks. I hope my body recovers before my next period, otherwise I’ll be in the longest stretch of sick ever! 2 weeks already.
All this just to say: