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I just need a Medical Certificate

There’s a general train of thought that getting a medical certificate is a matter of rocking up to a GP and going “I’m sick, just write me a medical certificate mate, that’s all I’m here for”. 350 more words

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Post Australia Day Sickie

Folks, if you want to celebrate Australia Day in a fair dinkum fashion, then party hardy this Thursday and chuck a sickie on Friday! 349 more words

On A Lighter Note...

Man Wastes Sickie Feeling Anxious About Taking Sickie

Parramatta local Peter Combe has wasted his Monday sickie feeling bad about taking the day he planned in advance with well-timed coughs in front of his boss on Friday afternoon. 85 more words


Pulling a sickie; a crusader of truth and morality

In the few weeks a lot has happened, and fortunately lots of it relates to this wonderful anecdote of mine.

A few weeks back I got a text from my boss whilst at a Chinese lesson, he had summoned me for a meeting. 854 more words


One of the things I dislike most about being an adult is getting sick. Let me count the ways…

(1) I don’t like when I’m sick enough that I need to miss work, because this means I have to use up leaves (if I do have any) or go without pay for the days I miss work when I’m not entitled to paid leaves. 456 more words



I woke up this morning not feeling too chipper.  A blinding headache and lethargy.  I had a cup of tea and lay down on the salon settee and slept for another two hours.  423 more words

Vancouver To Glacier Bay, Alaska