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Aisha Kapoor
You might have to get used to it
Fri Mar 2, 2018 20:24

(OOC - agreed with Joe’s author in chatzy that he’s mistaking sunset for sunrise, otherwise he’s been out solid for 20 hours)

He gave one last feeble attempt at arguing, and then was in bed, taking his medicine and going to sleep. Aisha left the curtains of his bed open to keep an eye on him, though she didn’t expect to hear anything out of him for a while. She went out to the back room, though she still had a line of sight on her patient, and began to brew up a new batch of fever remedy. Two wasn’t an epidemic yet, but it was definitely concerning. Especially as it had taken a couple of doses to fully clear Jozua’s symptoms.

Joe did not wake up in time to grab a late lunch and head to class. She hadn’t remembered to ask which advanced classes he took, so had just messaged all the afternoon’s teachers, explaining that he would be absent, if he took their class. It was early evening when he came to. Aisha heard him mumbling.

“Good evening,” she smiled. She placed the back of her hand against his head. “You feel a bit better but still rather warm. Do you think you could manage some dinner? If so, I’ll get something brought in for you. Then we can give you some more fever medication.” Solid implication: you are not going anywhere.

  • Joe almost began to protest again as his shoes began removing themselves - admitting that he was ill was not the same thing as saying he was too weak and feeble to even take off his own shoes! - but... more
    • You might have to get used to it — Aisha Kapoor, Fri Mar 2 20:24
      • Some hours earlier, implications - however solid - would have flown over Joe’s head. Now, though, he still felt terrible, but he was much more in command of his faculties, enough to realize a losing... more
        • Things seem to be heading in the right directionHealer Kapoor, Sat Mar 3 06:17
          “I hope that’s just cos you were feeling ill and is not a frequent habit, otherwise I suspect you’ll be back here rather often,” Aisha commented, when Joe said he’d only had coffee for sustenance... more
          • Excellent.Joe, Sat Mar 3 21:09
            “Not regular, no,” said Joe. “Food didn’t appeal, but I was...really sleepy and thought it would wake me up.” He paused and added, “It didn’t work.” He raised his eyebrows slightly in surprise when... more
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