MEGHAN MCCAIN: I finally got Covid and it was so horrible it made me doubt if America will ever recover from this pandemic. It WILL but not with moronic Biden in charge.
I knew that I was tempting fate when I reposted a meme on my Instagram Stories joking about dodging golf balls at a driving range.
That’s how I felt – having gone nearly three years into the pandemic without catching Covid.
But then several weeks ago, my husband felt lightheaded and developed a bad cough.
We agreed to have him go downstairs to our guest room and isolate from me and our daughter until he could get a test.
The fastest and easiest way to get a test in our area in Virginia is not to get an at-home rapid test – because there aren’t any – but to wait in line in the cold at a testing center.
He went the next day and tested positive.
Then I started to feel bad, but didn’t have the bandwidth or energy to go wait in line.
Thankfully my sister-in-law had a leftover rapid test that she dropped off outside our house.
After maneuvering the tricky at-home rapid test, I too tested positive.
And with the bright pink, pregnancy-like test line staring back at me from my white countertop, I — to my surprise – became overcome with feelings of fear and shame.
My husband and I are both fully vaccinated. And Dr. Fauci told the country months ago that it wasn’t a matter of if, but when everyone would eventually catch the Omicron variant, so I don’t know why I was so surprised that we had finally tested positive. Continue