Cassidy Sollazzo

Jul 20, 2021

4 min read

My stomach is not ready for post-COVID life

A couple of weeks ago my roommate and I were watching an episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm. Season nine episode one, “Foisted!” to be exact. In one scene, Larry David’s assistant returns to work after being missing for two days. After a sarcastic “welcome back” from Larry who assumes her absence was an unapproved vacation, she corrects him by explaining that she in fact wasn’t relaxing because she was constipated. They had a quick and witty back and forth, as Larry obviously thought constipation was not an adequate reason to dismiss work given the number of people that struggle with…