Pretoria (pronounced Pre-Toria)

Back up north today -a whopping 38 degrees. 3 degrees warmer than Jozi due to our Capital being closer to the sun…..or something like that. Best place to be besides a swimming pool is in The Bubble. David has implemented a Toll system if you wish to grace him with your presence in The Bubble : Everytime you exit the ward you need to derobe and then go through the entire process  again  when re-entering. Its similar to a pit stop in a grand prix – new tires, petrol, nose cone…..I clocked myself in at 1 min 35secs today. Speaking of …

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A visitors tale….

Hi everyone Megs returned to Durbs today and I took her place in the “Fortress of Solitude”. All visitors need to wear beautiful purple gowns over your clothes and don a blue skull cap and booties over your shoes. Today they added face masks to the ensemble. Little chance of picking anyone up anyone up wearing all of this gear – unless they mistake you for a Doctor 🙂 Before you enter the ward itself, never mind the bubble, you need to thoroughly scrub your hands (not allowed any jewellery , watches etc) – it’s like a scene from Grey’s …

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