Old 26th May 2020, 14:06   #41
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Over a week since coming down with what the Doctors surgery suspects was Covid 19 and I still feel like I've been "Beaten Up" Totally lethargic feel tired all the time.

Not something i want to repeat... I've had to buy complete new bedding from quilts to pillows because of how much sweat came out of me.

I just hope we don't get a second wave like they;re predicting be cause no one knows if you can catch it twice.

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Old 27th May 2020, 21:03   #42
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I hope you get well soon!

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Old 28th May 2020, 04:00   #43
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I've been lucky so far. Me and my loved ones are all health and I'm still fully employed.

I mostly feel bad for my students. They've basically lost over a quarter of their education this year. We've been doing online learning, but many of them have limited access to computers and we really can't cover the same amount of material working remotely.

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Old 31st May 2020, 14:48   #44
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I'm in a high risk group and I've been placed into lockdown for 12 weeks (maybe longer) by my GP because of health conditions.

I'm not working because of afore mentioned health issues.

Most Schools/Colleges/universities in the UK are closed right now.

Its a worrying time I just hope it doesn't hit as bad as they fear it might.
Sorry to hear that, get well soon. Whatever the health issues you have you can overcome them by doing certain things. Eat right, take your vitamins, work out and exercise your body and pray. All the best.
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Old 31st May 2020, 15:40   #45
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Old 5th June 2020, 03:27   #46
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How are you holding up now... Gary, is it? Been a few days since your last update.

I don't know anybody IRL who's caught the bug. We (state govt) are starting to slowly return to the office. My team of ~20 can have up to 4 people in the office each day. I'm happy not to put my hand up for that, so I can keep saving money on bus fare, city lunches, etc.

Jonesy, I'd agree that weekends were my marriage's primary "quality time" window, back when I was staying with my mum during the working week up near town, while Shy stayed at home – a two-hour commute away. Now that we've sold that place and are renting closer to town, pre-COVID I got to come home to the girls each night, and now being with them most of each day... it's good times, man.

Not sure if I ever said as much back when we visited, but that plowman's you and I both had for lunch near Lord's was shithouse, wasn't it? Bits of scrap on a portion of feckin' railway sleeper, how absolutely pretentious.

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Old 7th June 2020, 03:24   #47
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Old 8th June 2020, 14:37   #48
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Well I have been inside my house for over 12 weeks now and I reckon with people going out to protest with mostly no face covering that a second spike here in the UK is imminent. Hate being stuck inside but if it keeps me from catching a dose of this awful disease then so be it.

Plenty to do as I DJ and realised that I need to go through my MP3's and edit the odd 14,000= tracks titled various. Don't you love the way some albums are tagged poorly.

Stay safe everyone, everywhere
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Old 8th June 2020, 15:01   #49
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Well I have been inside my house for over 12 weeks now and I reckon with people going out to protest with mostly no face covering that a second spike here in the UK is imminent. Hate being stuck inside but if it keeps me from catching a dose of this awful disease then so be it.

Plenty to do as I DJ and realised that I need to go through my MP3's and edit the odd 14,000= tracks titled various. Don't you love the way some albums are tagged poorly.

Stay safe everyone, everywhere
Ditto I've been stuck in apart from the odd shopping trip.

I've spent 10 years curating and tagging my music collection. Its a labour of love.

mp3tag saved me shed loads of time.

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Old 8th June 2020, 15:05   #50
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Yeah MP3tag is a great tool and also musicpicard is good. Hope you are better from your bout of Covid. If I hadn't paid a shedload of money for SAM I would use RadioDJ too but I have invested in it sooo Stay well mate
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Old 8th June 2020, 16:05   #51
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I once invested money in SAM, worst mistake of my life. I switched from SAM near on 10 years ago now. $299 was a HUGE chunk of money to lose.

Yeah I'm over the Covid scare, now I have an Abscess causing me grief. My teeth never have been that great and i get infections all the sodding time.

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Old 10th June 2020, 03:53   #52
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Thank you for the well wishes fc*uk. Our students graduated without a ceremony and instead we've just done videos and a driving parade where graduates were in vehicles and spectators had to stand far from each other.


We've been ok with the quarantine because work keeps us busy most of the time, and where we live could keep us busy forever. As far as I know, none of my students got the disease. It helps to live in a mostly rural community.

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Old 16th June 2020, 20:20   #53
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I hope the virus pandemic ends soon
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I've blessedly managed to stay among the living, as has everyone I properly know. A distant relative of mine caught it and died a few months ago.

I tend to spend most of my time at home anyways so, it hasn't affected me very much aside from removing my ability to occasionally work at a café for a change of scenery, and isolating me from friends etc which takes its toll on one's mental health, but, such is the way of things.

Things are starting to change now, little by little, and I've been venturing out to get the odd fancy coffee or fruit smoothie along with a walk to get fresh air. Got some fun face masks. I should get one with a raven's beak printed on it.

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Old 30th July 2020, 22:24   #55
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Raven beak mask?

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Indeed. I widely attribute my ongoing survival to the additional social distancing benefits of wearing a colossal white plague doctor mask and screaming about infection rates.

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