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A Good Time for a Sick Day

As far as I’m concerned, there are four and only four times when it is fun to be sick: 1) when you’re a student and being sick gives you an excuse to cut class; 2) when you’re salaried and entitled to a certain number of sick days; 3) when you need to get caught up on last season’s episodes of Glee (and by getting “caught up,” I mean debating whether I’d rather go out with Matthew Morrison or Cory Monteith) and finally 4) when you have a boyfriend. Being sick when you have a boyfriend is great.  The last time I found myself so lucky was when I lived in London.  My then-boyfriend and I worked a few doors down from each other and he skipped his lunch break just so he could go trekking up the High Street to buy me a cup of miso soup from Pret A Manger.  Unfortunately, his little trek took place in November and he didn’t take the time to slip into his jacket before confronting the pneumonia-inducing climate …