Both parents coughing, sneezing, mildly groggy all day. Sustained by Lemsip from sachets. Kids coughing too, Didi’s voice a phlegm-rattling growl.
Rain for most of the Bank Holiday. The only outing: a jaunt to the Chinese supermarket in Riverside during a break in the weather.
on her bed she curls instinctively
a turkey on the dish