Queen guitarist Brian May has revealed that he has examined constructive for COVID-19.
May, 74, stated he and his spouse, Anita Dobson, had been “incredibly careful” and had been appearing “very hermit-like” all through the pandemic, however determined to exit to a birthday lunch for a buddy earlier this month the place all visitors offered unfavourable COVID-19 checks.
“It seemed like you were in a safe situation. You have your negative tests… What could possibly go wrong? We thought were in a safe bubble so we didn’t wear masks,” May stated in a video posted to Instagram on Saturday.
But by Monday, the lead guitarist stated that he and his spouse had begun experiencing COVID-19 signs.
“We’re testing the whole time and we’re testing negative. And Tuesday, I hear that I think eight people from the party had already tested positive and had COVID in their systems,” May stated. “And I realize they had been testing negative up until this point.”
May stated he and his spouse then took one other fast COVID-19 check that exposed they’d contracted the virus.
Brian May believes his signs would have been worse if he hadn’t had the Pfizer vaccine and a booster shot.Instagram
“It took that long — Saturday to Tuesday — for the test to show anything,” May stated.
May stated that what ensued was the “worst flu that you could imagine.”
“I had two horrendous days,” May stated.
But the musician stated that he believes that he would have been worse off if he hadn’t had the Pfizer vaccine and a booster shot.
At least 8 individuals examined constructive for COVID-19 after attending the birthday celebration.Instagram
“I can’t emphasize to you enough: This is not the response that my body would have made on its own. It’s making this response because I’ve had three Pfizer jabs,” he stated.
“And I beg you, and implore you, to go and get jabbed if you’re not already. Because you need the help.”