In a preview for Wednesday’s episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Present,” DeGeneres spoke about when she first realized she had contracted the virus.
“Clearly there’s a variety of adverse issues occurring, so I wish to speak about one thing constructive, my Covid take a look at,” she joked, including, “I am wonderful now, I am all good. All the pieces’s clear.”
She continued: “I used to be on the point of tape the present that you simply have been going to be right here for, and I used to be in hair and make-up, getting my face powdered and my extensions put in after which my assistant, Craig, walks in and says, ‘You have examined constructive for Covid. After which everybody round me ran away. It is humorous, folks simply actually get scared. Some haven’t come again since.”
DeGeneres went residence the place she stated she stored her distance from her spouse, Portia de Rossi.
“I needed to quarantine, and Portia made me sleep in a distinct room on a distinct mattress as a result of she needed the race automotive mattress all to herself,” she stated.
DeGeneres described her signs, which included again ache that “felt like I would cracked a rib.”
“It is the one symptom I had,” she stated. “I did not have a headache. I did not have a fever. I did not lose my sense of style, though I did put on Crocs with socks for a day, so that you be the decide.”
The discuss host added that she nonetheless would not know the place she contracted the virus.
“The bizarre factor is, I do not know the place I bought it. I nonetheless do not know the place I bought it. I put on a masks. I wash my arms. I solely licked three or 4 door handles. It is a thriller to me,” she stated.
Wednesday’s episode of the present featured a digital viewers.