'My dear Kate, I hope everything is all right for you now... The doctor (1) for me yesterday. He (2) like my fever. I (3) in an armchair watching TV since Tuesday and I can tell you I have had enough of it. I (never - 4) so tired before. I really don't know what's happening to me. On top of it the weather's dull. It (5) all day and I can't even have a hot drink to cheer myself up because the milkman (6) this morning. I don't know why. I am sure I (7) his bill... Janet (8) last week - a beautiful wedding! - so now all Ann's children (9) home! Kerry Wilson (10) to Sheffield: since her husband (11) she (12) alone. It (13) a heart attack, her sister said. I am sorry Kerry (14) because we (15) for over thirty years and she (always - 16) nice and very helpful....Do you remember Harriet, my cleaning lady? Well, she (17 - too)! I won't miss her. She (18 - negative) reliable. I (19) her since she broke the lovely vase I (20) by grandma'. She pretended it was the cat's fault!'