That's such good news about your son and your daughter! I'm glad to hear your son has recovered and your daughter is enjoying her course so much!
Do you know the reason for the staff leaving the doctor's surgery en masse like that? It's difficult at the best of times to get a GP appointment in rural areas.
We have sleet here this afternoon, but I braved a long walk with my dog this morning, I enjoy walking in cold fresh weather, but by this afternoon it really was too cold with a freezing wind, to go outside - we are staying warm inside with the heating on now!
I hear on the news it's cold right up into Queensland. My part of NSW is always very cold in winter, but today is ridiculously cold, mostly because of the strong wind.