“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”
John Lennon, Beautiful Boy
“Mr. Gibson, I have your results. You have an illness long recognized, but not understood. Very recently, tests have been developed that enable us to diagnosis and help this disease to run its course safely. It is called Acute Infectious Mononucleosis. Usually it is young, healthy men who contract mononucleosis – say, in universities or the military. You can expect complete recovery, eventually.”
“How long, Dr. Freeman?” asks Sheldon.
“If you follow my instructions, recovery should take two or three months.”
“Will Marjorie get it?”
“Possibly, but not for sure. Her immune system may be stronger.” Continue reading