"snot-rag bag"*: check.
Simply Saline nasal wash: check.
peppermint aromatherapy shower tablet**: check.
beat the roommate to a steamy shower: check.
Ayr saline gel***: check.
apple juice: check.
Panera Bread broccoli cheddar soup: check.
Yogi Throat Comfort: check.
Cable tv, internet, and ps3: check, check, check.
The cold from hell is good to go.
No, seriously, GO. Jeez. I blew my nose so many times between 12:00 and 6:00 I had a Very Dramatic nosebleed just as I was about to clock out. If I could get the stupid manager to change the filters on the vents it would really, really help.
*This is what my dad calls the plastic grocery bag employed to segregate tissues from the communal trash. Also portable!
**It doesn't clear my sinuses, but it does make me very aware of them.
***To moisturize the inside of the nose.
****To moisturize the outside of the nose.
My colds are, obviously, a bit of a process.