Buddy of mine, who is definitely in an at-risk group, got one of this season's flu virus' that way. It was only at the end of the holiday get-together, after everybody had already hugged the little walking germ factory, that his parents informed all "he's just getting over something." Shortly thereafter my buddy got sicker than he claims he's ever been
What. The. Actual. Fuck. is the matter with people, anyway?
One of my wife's friends ended-up having to care for her grandchildren all the time because her daughter is essentially a waste of skin. Every time my wife visited that friend she'd get sick. I finally insisted she stop going there until those kids were gone.
"America is at that awkward stage. It's too late to work within the system,,,, but too early to shoot the bastards." -- Claire Wolfe
That would drive me fucking crazy when our kid was little. Birthday party, in walks parents, kiddie takes off then they tell me the little fuck is running a fever and was throwing up last night, but he/she is better! Or the kid is just flowing snot! AGGGGGG. Fucking assholes!