Diptheria, Measles and TB! Oh my!

My mother recalled the quarantines of her own youth: She remembered having diptheria when she was about 3 years old and an official coming and tacking a pink quarantine sign on the front door. She couldn’t go out of the house but she didn’t remember it affecting anyone else. She remembered that when she hadContinue reading “Diptheria, Measles and TB! Oh my!”

A little plague project

A month or so ago I decided to just pray Matins every day, no matter what time of day it happened. It was the one hour that was always skipped because I was hanging on to “if you can’t pray it at 3am, you don’t get to pray it.” Having abandoned that rule, I nowContinue reading “A little plague project”