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Thirst No More

Recently I had what amounted to a cold. Along with it came some coughing and congestion. My son jokingly reminded me to drink lots of water. He did this because that has always been my “go to” advice when anyone is sick. Drink lots of liquids. What else is a person expected to drink? Soon my wife had similar symptoms. My son followed. He had a late-night coughing spell that did not sound good at all. Yet, he was able to go to work the next day. I inquired if he had access to drinking water at the construction site. He simply answered “no.” Ironically, as he was getting ready for work the night...


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