I Got the J&J Vaccine 7 Days Ago

I get the odds, but it’s still a mind f*&ck

Photo by Mat Napo on Unsplash

I walked into a pharmacy 30 miles from my house seven days ago, excited to finally get a COVID vaccine. Last in my state to qualify, I’d spent a lot of time waiting for this day. Before the shot, the pharmacist asked if I had any questions. “What shot am I getting,” I asked?