The first jab done…

Here is the proof:

The morning after…

And yes — AstraZeneca,

The medical staff at our local Medical Centre were somewhat pissed off about this, the advice coming out around one hour before we were set to get our jabs. I of course am well over 59!

Effects so far? In the 15 minutes wait after I did feel a kind of flush go through me — whether actual or psychsomatic who knows? However, no big allergic reaction.

I have had a few bits of pain in the joints, but on the other hand at 77 who doesn’t? The main thing is that I woke up early, in fact around 4.30 am. So I got up and made a cup of coffee and continued to read Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart, about which more another day — except to say it is one of the best novels I have ever read! Best not read perhaps if you are feeling particularly depressed….