[LMB] OT: Tell me about your masks, was: William may have been right after all

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 25 09:05:23 GMT 2021


Talk about weird Christmas gifts.

On Sat, Dec 25, 2021, 2:51 AM Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com> wrote:

> A friend gave me a BinaxNOW Covid19 antigen test, for Christmas day,
> tomorrow. They're planning to to vacation in in Iceland so I'm taking the
> self test before I leave for the  Christmas celebration at their home. I'm
> pretty confident it'll turn up negative, but it's a weird feeling that I
> need to take a health test before I go.
> So far, subconsciously,  I've managed to misplace the damn  Covid test and
> the instruction sheet each.
> This Christmas has proven the most INTERESTING Christmas ever.
>
> On Sat, Dec 25, 2021, 12:04 AM M. Haller Yamada via Lois-Bujold <
> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
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>> On Friday, December 24, 2021, 11:14:20 PM GMT+9, Gwynne Powell <
>> gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:
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>> Gwynne: My main family Christmas was today, so that some family members
>> can go to their in-laws on Christmas Day. It was all on track, and we
>> were really
>> looking forward to it after a pretty wearing year.
>> And then my youngest niece was exposed to someone with COVID. She's been
>> tested, we were waiting desperately for the results. She lives with her
>> parents,
>> so that takes out my brother, sis-in-law, niece and her boyfriend - they
>> have to
>> isolate until she gets the all-clear.
>> The results still haven't come. Today the rest of us went to my nephew's
>> place
>> and had a lovely Christmas, missing the others a lot - they facetimed to
>> watch
>> the children open their presents.
>> Tomorrow, if the results come in time, I'll be able to have the day with
>> them, and
>> the rest of the family. Otherwise...
>> Damn virus.
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>> Oh, yes. Damn virus. We're all sick of it. I think Australia and New
>> Zealand are doing a relatively good job of keeping their citizens alive,
>> though . . . . I join you in hoping that the tests are negative, and
>> everyone can gather.
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>> Micki
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