Irregular Webcomic!

Archive     Cast     Forum     RSS     Books!     Poll Results     About     Search     Fan Art     Podcast     More Stuff     Random     Support on Patreon    
Updates: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; reruns all other days
<   No. 3245   2012-09-16   >

Comic #3245

1 {photo of Claude Monet's garden in Giverny}
1 Caption: Rest

First (1) | Previous (3244) | Next (3246) || Latest Rerun (1607) | Latest New (3714)
First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
Annotations theme: First | Previous | Next | Latest || First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
This strip's permanent URL: http://www.irregularwebcomic.net/3245.html
Annotations off: turn on
Annotations on: turn off

When I published a new comic every day, I had a buffer built up so that it would cover any days when I didn't make new strips. Now that I'm doing just one new "strip" a week, I haven't been able to build up a buffer - pretty much just writing exactly one annotation a week.

Unfortunately, this weekend I have possibly the worst head cold I've ever experienced. Sore throat, blocked nose, blocked ears, pounding headache, that dizziness thing when you stand up. Which means I am going to take things easier than normal and not write anything beyond this small note today.

At least I can give you a nice photo of a garden. This is Claude Monet's garden, in Giverny, about an hour outside of Paris. It's been kept meticulously by a foundation and is a wonderful place to visit, particularly if you like impressionist painting, as I do.

I'm just pondering how little we've advanced in our treatment of colds over the centuries. Although I suspect that in the past my convalescence would have something to do with poultices, and I'm sure hot honey, lemon juice, and rum is a good sight more enjoyable.

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO Group of companies, which does not sponsor, authorise, or endorse this site.
This material is presented in accordance with the LEGO® Fair Play Guidelines.

Irregular Webcomic! | Darths & Droids | Eavesdropper | Planet of Hats | The Prisoner of Monty Hall
mezzacotta | Lightning Made of Owls | Square Root of Minus Garfield | The Dinosaur Whiteboard | iToons | Comments on a Postcard | Awkward Fumbles
Last Modified: Sunday, 16 September 2012; 15:17:25 PST.
© 2002-2017 Creative Commons License
This work is copyright and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported Licence by David Morgan-Mar. dmm@irregularwebcomic.net