JEREMY Clarkson has revealed that he battled coronavirus over Christmas – and feared he’d “die alone in a plastic tent”.
The 60-year-old star has fortunately recovered now, however opened up concerning the worrying time in a brand new column.
Jeremy battled coronavirus over ChristmasCredit score: Rex Options
The Grand Tour favorite defined that he first started to really feel sick 4 days earlier than the twenty fifth December.
Writing for The Times, the TV favorite stated: “The physician was very clear; I’d really feel underneath the climate for between 5 and 14 days after which I’d both get higher or I’d should go to hospital.
“The place, as a result of I’m 60 and fats, and since I’ve smoked half 1,000,000 cigarettes and had double pneumonia, I’d in all probability die, alone, in a lonely plastic tent.”
The star feared he’d die alone in hospital
Jeremy went on to share his signs, which included waking in a chilly sweat, and a persistant dry cough.
He went into isolation, casually expaining: “I took myself to mattress with the brand new Don Winslow e-book and a bag of kale and for the Grim Reaper to pop his head around the door.”
Jeremy concluded: “I am not going to lie – it was fairly scary.”
Earlier this week, the star revealed that the new Amazon special of The Grand Tour had been cut short as a result of delays enforced by coronavirus.
Jeremy together with his The Grand Tour co-starsCredit score: Getty Pictures
The Grand Tour’s fourth season is about to return with an hour-long particular emanating from the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
Earlier than Covid hit, The Grand Tour’s unique plans concerned visiting Russia for one more instalment for season 4.
Beforehand discussing the sequence, Jeremy complained: “In some methods it makes me a bit aggravated as a result of I’ve obtained so little of the world left to see and I’m not getting spherical and seeing it.
“I’d like to be in Zimbabwe proper now, or Iran, or another handful of nations I haven’t been to and ticking all of them off. However, I’m not.”