I noticed throughout the summer that I wasn’t as miserable with the heat as I usually am. I just attributed it to the fact that I’d lost some of my natural insulation. That’s not surprising; I have 57 fewer pounds of fat than I used to!
However, what has surprised me over the past couple of weeks is how chilly I get at work.
I’m used to hearing the heaters going in some of my co-worker’s offices. I work with several weight loss surgery patients, and being cold is a common side-effect of weight loss surgery.
I also work with a couple of naturaly thin people, so hearing heaters in their offices isn’t unheard of, either.
However – I never thought I’d be one of “those people”. A heater in my office? Especially when the weather is so pleasant outside? There’s just something unnatural about that!
Yet, there it is, sitting about 4 feet away from me, kicking on every few minutes.
My coworker Tina says with her evil voice, “Come over to my side…”