Jinxed myself…

After my earlier proclamation that I rarely experience seizures anymore, I obviously managed to jinx myself.

Yesterday, I managed to have two seizures in one day. One, a milder absence seizure while at work. A bit of confusion and momentary inability to read the page in front of me.

This was later followed by a full-on complete brain meltdown while out and about looking for a new apartment. I now have a roughly two-hour gap in my memory from yesterday evening, with only a few fleeting images left behind.

Thankfully I wasn’t alone and my wonderful other half got me home in one piece. But if it had happened just 30mins earlier, I would have been all alone, wandering around Canary Wharf like a lost child. Unable to speak, read or recognise my surroundings.

I don’t remember a single thing about the apartment I went to see, nor do I remember how we got home (DLR allegedly) or even getting into bed. The estate agent must have thought I was either on crack or just very, very thick.

But we all know what I think of estate agents, so…

Straight to bed to sleep it off, but still felt like absolute death this morning. All of the symptoms of a massive hangover, with none of the fun getting one in the first place.

Not a single jot of fun, actually. Today at work wasn’t much of a barrel of laughs as a result. Tonight’s Valentine’s Day dinner plans have been shelved as I could go asleep right now and just can’t face the noise of a restaurant.

Yeah, poor me. But I’ll be fine by tomorrow morning.

Epilepsy: it’s a pain in the arse.

(Hmmm. Catchy. I should copyright that before someone else does!)

6 comments on “Jinxed myself…

  1. Hope you’re feeling better soon. Do Valentine’s another day.


  2. stevemorton

    Take it easy, hope you are better tomorrow


  3. I’m so sorry for the ickies. The estate agent probably never noticed. They’re in their own world / house of cards.


    • Thanks. I’m sure he must have noticed though – I was acting even stranger than usual! But as I said, I don’t really care what they think.

      More apartment viewings this evening and more research in the neighbourhood (on foot! not internet!) tomorrow.


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