I made the right decision in staying home. I feel like donkey poop. I'm still going to the Freshmeat and Greet tonight because that doesn't require nearly as much activity. All I have to do is talk about non-skating BDD stuff, smile, be friendly, and drink lots of water. I can handle that.
Since this has taken all of my available energy, here is a photo from Halloween. I wore this to work, and felt pretty cool: