This happened over the weekend somewhere in the middle of Day 27. Showing continued signs of deterioration, this sensor was clearly not going to surivive the weekend. But I held on, like a candle that shines brightest just before it goes out, I clung to the fantasy that I could squeeze another 24-hours out of this thing and start the new week fresh with a brand new sensor.
But then this test happened.
I should have captured a picture of the prompt that greeted me after I tried to calibrate and correct the plummeting graph. The reaction my receiver gave me was a combination of
In reality, I got a “Wait 15 minutes and enter BG” alert. Basically, I was put in time out for 15 magical minutes. The result is the hour glass and blood drop combination you see in the upper-right.
While not completely quitting, it’s nice to know that the G4 is capable of requesting a moment to gather itself before accepting a radically new calibration. Almost like it’s shenanigans proof. Or something like that.