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Hey, are you not ill? It's time to celebrate!

while you're still in the pink

I'm off sick. I'm not one for being off sick, since I'm already at home when I'm at work anyway. Being off sick but not bed-bound means sitting at my desk anyway so I've got something to do, and the discipline to not do some work while I'm there is something with which I struggle. But this week it's a lurgy that's really taken it out of me, and when I've been off the sofa, it's been to put my feet up on the PC, lounge back in my chair, and pathetically click at Pictopix (thanks to the guy who just uploaded about 40 new puzzles to the Workshop!) while watching all three seasons of The Last Man On Earth on my other monitor.

But because I'm a bad person and don't currently have a back-up supporter post on the CMS, I'm typing this out now to avoid the Wrath Of Pip (ie. try not to get caught having failed to write my back-up post), with the intention of reminding you to enjoy being healthy. If you are, I mean.

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John Walker


Once one of the original co-founders of Rock Paper Shotgun, they killed me out of jealousy. I now run buried-treasure.org

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