David Robbins: Too long have I been held captive in this epic realm
Published 08/01/2011 | 05:00
A combination of events -- both meteorological and medical -- have kept me housebound for the best part of a month now.
First it was the snow. Ah, how I look back at those days with a fond nostalgia. I might not have been able to go anywhere, but at least I had my health.
Then came the flu. Perhaps it was the dreaded H1N1. Word came from a nurse friend that there was a nasty respiratory infection available as well.