A cold at any time of the year is no fun, but a summer cold is just a bit more irritable. I awoke this morning with a frog in my throat, aches in my body and congestion in my head. Even worse my first summer cold in years decided to announce itself at the same time I was all set to enjoy a few more hours at the beach.
My friends headed off to breakfast and I slowly got myself in gear for a morning beach walk. I didn't walk quite as far as I'd hoped to but was able to enjoy the bright morning light as it sparkled on the crashing surf.
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