Our province, heck our country is not doing a great job getting the vaccine out in a timely manner. My age group was not scheduled to receive our first vaccination until June. Surprise, today they updated the rules and anyone 40+ now qualify. I started calling and going to pharmacy websites trying to book an appointment. I was so relieved when I was able to talk to someone and actually book one for May 10. Then about 5pm I got a phone call from one of the pharmacy’s that I put in an online request. They had a last minute cancellation and said that if I could be there in 30 minutes I could get my shot. We dropped everything, jumped into the car and raced downtown. I now have my first vaccine. I can’t tell you how happy I am. I feel like a won the lottery. It sounds so silly but that is how I feel.
Update: I was warned that I would feel really awful after my shot but I feel fine. My arm isn’t even sore when I move it. If I go hunting around I can find a little sore spot if I press on it but that’s it. I got the Moderna shot. Rumour has it that the second shot is harder than the first with Moderna.
2 responses to “Covid Shot Anyone?”
Lou got the Moderna, did not even know he had it, no effects at all. I had the Pfizer, vamprilla jabbed me so bad I jumped and bled…however, obviously it was sore, following day I had ‘heavy’ arm and the chills for a few hours, by day 3 it was just a but of “heavy” arm…I have heard also for all of them the 2nd one is not fun….
Hi Deb, Glad to hear you finally got your first shot, no menti