As I already mentioned, I came down with a nasty head cold at the end of our Chicago trip. Flying home on Monday was no picnic, but I kept thinking that soon enough I'd be home eating yummy Chinese food before snuggling into bed for a good long sleep. SP picked up some hot and sour soup:
... and chicken with peanuts in hot sauce, extra, extra spicy, for me for dinner. I was so sick I couldn't even taste the spiciness even though I could see tons of red pepper flakes. It was really good, though. I'll definitely ask for extra, extra spicy from now on.