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The Backlash Cometh Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-30-09 11:40 AM
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For those who have had swine flu...
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...have you noticed anyone treating you like a leper months after you got over the flu? I have one friend, much on the older side which is why I'm giving her license, who has uninvited herself from two holiday dinners she was invited to. And, when we went as a group to the movies, for the first time, her son arranged the seats so that she wouldn't have to sit next to me.

And, yes, at the first dinner she said she wasn't coming because she was afraid of catching the flu. So I assume she did all the other subterfuge for the same reason.
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  -For those who have had swine flu... The Backlash Cometh  Dec-30-09 11:40 AM   #0 
  - I haven't had the flu, but I do have a chronic cough from allergic  hedgehog   Dec-30-09 11:42 AM   #1 
  - Can you really blame her?  Shagbark Hickory   Dec-30-09 11:43 AM   #2 
  - No. But I had to talk myself into it.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 11:46 AM   #4 
  - Anybody who's afraid of catching any influenza TWO MONTHS after the fact  kestrel91316   Dec-30-09 11:55 AM   #7 
  - Well yeah I can blame her if she's doing it months later  CreekDog   Dec-30-09 05:33 PM   #25 
     - I'm okay with your appraisal.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 10:59 PM   #28 
  - i admit to being a germophobe.  endless october   Dec-30-09 11:45 AM   #3 
  - It's been TWO MONTHS!!!!!  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 11:47 AM   #5 
     - glad to hear it.  endless october   Dec-30-09 12:00 PM   #8 
        - I feel for you.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 12:12 PM   #11 
           - thanks!  endless october   Dec-30-09 12:29 PM   #14 
  - My granddaughter and I both had it. I don't notice anything like what you mention. nt.  Speck Tater   Dec-30-09 11:54 AM   #6 
  - WEIRDO!  crispini   Dec-30-09 12:05 PM   #9 
  - I'm just wondering if it has something to do with older people?  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 12:14 PM   #13 
     - Oh, you don't mention that in the OP.  crispini   Dec-30-09 12:45 PM   #15 
     - My husband even noticed it.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 01:26 PM   #19 
        - LOL.  crispini   Dec-30-09 02:03 PM   #23 
     - I think it has more to do with where you get your information about H1N1.  hedgehog   Dec-30-09 12:49 PM   #16 
     - Probably.  LeftishBrit   Dec-30-09 01:36 PM   #21 
  - Tell her you've been properly leeched, so your four humors are all good again  Electric Monk   Dec-30-09 12:09 PM   #10 
  - I do need to find the humor in this.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 12:13 PM   #12 
  - Yes. I am just getting over it, and have lost my voice, but people are afraid of me, lol.  krabigirl   Dec-30-09 01:03 PM   #17 
  - Only for the week following what the CDC believes  Ms. Toad   Dec-30-09 01:23 PM   #18 
  - My neighbor who is a nurse...  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 01:29 PM   #20 
     - Point her to the CDC website.  Ms. Toad   Dec-30-09 05:31 PM   #24 
     - She just got hours and days mixed up.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Dec-30-09 09:22 PM   #27 
  - Sorry, but your friend is quite ignorant.  Dappleganger   Dec-30-09 01:40 PM   #22 
  - Thanks.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 11:01 PM   #29 
  - Nope, but my friends are healthy and sane  REP   Dec-30-09 05:54 PM   #26 
     - Good friends.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-30-09 11:02 PM   #30 
 

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