fevered

lastberries.jpg
foggy
feverish
fluey*
phooey!**
Tuesday’s garden therapy didn’t succeed in averting incipient signs of illness, a cold/flu that’s been going around in our family. I’m frustrated with the delay in completing my project. Now for more hot tea then back to bed. Wish me a VERY speedy recovery!
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*fluey – Is that a word? Occasionally used here verbally, but not a recognized word even in the Dictionary of Slang
**phooey¬† – expression of contempt, 1929, from Yiddish, from Ger. pfui (attested in Eng. from 1866); popularized by Walter Winchell. Phoo “vocalic gesture expressing contemptuous rejection” is recorded from 1642. – Dictionary.com

March 8, 2007 in Being an Artist by Marja-Leena