The iron infusion must be working as I felt
dizzy and nauseous different so I spent the morning sleeping. I wasn't lonely. At least one dog kept me company at all times, sometimes all of them.
I don't know how effective leeches were in days of old but I can thoroughly recommend a beagle cuddle for lifting the spirits.
It's not the best photo being taken with the front camera on my phone but one I thought appropriate for the animals challenge showing the relationship between people and their pets.