Last Wednesday, exactly 7 weeks-to-the-minute later, it happened again, within centimeters of the first sting's location, except this time on the right hand.
|Photo from bugnet.org|
|On Thursday you could still faintly detect two metacarpal "hand bones" but by Friday AM they'd disappeared under angry red skin. |
Last time I used a paste of mint leaves, easily obtained from the over-run garden; it was soothing but left nasty stains when it dribbled onto clothing.
|What do left-handed people do when they take pictures? This was so awkward.|