Category Archives: Abscesses

The dews of comfort

tIt has taken a very long time – and it’s been a tedious and painful haul, for everyone involved – but I am now almost completely over my horrible abscess. Lancing the enormous thing left a gaping hole at least … Continue reading

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And they say, ‘If only we could talk . . . ‘

Last Saturday, at the usual time at which everyone¬† – including us – was getting ready to go to bed, I was bundled into the car and taken off to the vet, fourteen miles away. I had been unwell since … Continue reading

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