I’m frozen, my bones are aching, and I’m fed up. I seem to have picked up a virus which, apart from combining shivering with sweating profusely, causes….. well, I’ll leave those details out.
It meant that all I could manage yesterday was sitting in front of the stufa utilising equipment illustrated below, whilst wearing thermals, a fleece and a blanket. And then still feeling cold!
PS I wonder if proper artists do this sort of stuff? Did Da Vinci do a detailed drawing of the renaissance version of a hot water bottle? Actually, it probably was a hot water bottle . . . . such is progress . . .