That's a serious case of your body telling you to slow down. Which she did.
Which I hope to do also over the next few Christmas weeks. I may even turn email off on my iPhone (hmmm, let me think about that one...).
I suggest we all do. I wouldn't want to run into you in the New Year and have to ask "What happened to your face?"
ps the story is part of Seth Godin's new free online book What Matters Now.