This year for the A-to-Z Challenge, I'll be looking at major events that happened in 2020 [the year we would all like to forget, so let's look at it first, before flushing it down the toilet].
Welcome to N! We're looking at – NO SMELL.
My husband had the misfortune of a positive COVID test in late September 2020. Because my job is considered essential, I had been working in the office all during the pandemic. But once we had a positive test in the family, my boss sent me home. I worked from home for 2 weeks. My COVID tests were always negative because I had COVID in March right when everything was shutting down.
After the two week period and a negative COVID test for me, I was scheduled to start back at the office the following Monday, mid-October. On that Saturday, one of my kids [age 22] complained that he couldn't taste his dinner. Yes he tested positive, so I worked from home for another 2 weeks, until the end of October. Interestingly, that was his only symptom. While the rest of my family had varying degrees of exhaustion and weakness, along with fever, coughing, headache, etc, my 22yo son had only this one symptom. While he was “sick”, he even used an axe to split wood in the backyard to prepare for the winter.
Here's a teaser for tomorrow, letter O: