Quarantined, Better(ish), but with No Answers Yet

N95 mask
N95 mask

The Drive

coronavirus model image
coronavirus model image

The Risks

The Issue

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coronavirus banner

The Unknowns

I could totally be a carrier and not even know it.

virus warning sign
virus warning sign

Yup. Quarantine.

The Dreaded Moment

99.6 F temperature
99.6 F temperature
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The Questions

I don’t count?!?

VP Pence at recent press conference
VP Pence at recent press conference

By the time they work this all out, I’ll be symptom-free. No symptoms means nothing to test for.

…But does that mean I’m not infectious?

I want a trusted scientific voice, which right now looks to be either censored by hierarchy or obscured by crackpots.

The Choice

So please don’t hunt me down and put me in a cage for writing this. I’m super cautious and not a danger to anyone except those who would try to relocate me.

Best Case Scenario

Last weekend all these things were swiped off the shelves at our local Walmart.

Everything Done Right, but still Wrong

roll of the dice
roll of the dice

What are the odds?

That self-assessed 10% risk that I might transmit a lethal virus is not something I can treat lightly.

And now…?

the author looks puzzled
the author looks puzzled

UPDATE — What I didn’t get right

We need to keep in touch with each other and often, especially as new information comes to light.

About the Author

Likes to do things. Lots of things. Writing is one.

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