In a society where brands and labels define the quality of the items, I have realized some of my most used utensils are actually brand-less. The matte black mechanical pencil is honestly my favourite piece of them all - good weight, flawless body, and multiple functionality. Simple things are sometimes the best things...and every object placed in the right context can be beautiful.
P.S Being sick ultimately makes you feel sluggish and you may have the tendency to postpone the things you need to do. Get out of that bed and let's get shit done. Otherwise, you may be too comfortable with the thought that you will always have tomorrow.