Yesterday I was preparing a few things ready for the start of term and I was amused by an entry in my journal which I can’t remember writing. I was suffering with a particularly bad cold and probably shouldn’t have gone into university that day.
'Monday 25th November 2013
It is Monday and I am ill—my chest hurts. It is Monday, I should like Mondays more. Everything feels strange, otherworldly, probably because I have a high temperature. I should like Mondays better. I don’t like this feeling. Chemistry should be better—everything feels wrong!’