If you need to blow your nose a hundred times in a day (don't ask) the following rating scale might help - from worst to best.
Overall, I'm glad to be feeling better tonight. I apologized to Math Man if I'd been a cranky convalescent. "Not cranky," he allowed, as I breathed a sigh of relief, "more whiny, I think!"
- KimWipes (scientists will know this one)
- generic tissues
- Kleenex cold (the citrate in it kills viruses, but is NOT kind to tender skin, there is only so much I'll sacrifice for public health)
- linen handkerchiefs
- Kleenex regular
- cotton lawn handkerchiefs
- Puffs with lotion