THE BLACK DEATH
BY GRACE FIELD
The symptoms include: buboes, (buboes appear in the groin neck and armpits. They ooze pus and blood,) fever of 38-41 degrees Celsius headaches, painful aching joints, nausea, vomiting and a general feeling of malaise.
We who get the bubonic plague die within 4-7 days.
DO'S AND DON'TS
-Don't splash other peoples blood onto your face
-Do burn pin and lemon leaves
-Don't touch people who have the plague
-Do carry pouches filled with herbs and camphor
-Don't go out-side
-Do have a fire burning at all times. (Fire keeps the plague away
-Don't talk to people with the plague