Well, I did it! After all these years of being a 'chicken' (or a 'wuss' as the kids would call it), I performed one of my New Year's Resolutions.
I was surprised at how quickly it was over, how painless it was and how efficient everything seemed to be.
Just really annoyed with myself now that I feel like I have wasted 30 years of not donating blood.
If I can do it, anyone can, give it a try if you haven't - click on the title for the link.