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It was highest my 23rd year, but I didn't know it at the time. It had been steadily building up. The first time I noticed the river, it was a bit of a thrill. Something I had never seen myself before.

It was growing in strength then, and what at first was something I occasionally played with, eventually became deep enough, and fast enough, to sweep me away. It introduced a new and growing danger. And perhaps if not for the guidance of some clan elders, I would have found myself carried away by its currents.

But by the time it had reached full strength, I had quite a few years of experience under my belt. Those were mostly good times, and my friends and peers had taught me their own methods of dealing with the river's dangers.

We didn't know it wouldn't last though. At least that wasn't something we thought about. Its strength and volume had been steadily increasing for as long as we could remember and there was little reason to imagine a different scenario,…

I have order forms for genetic testing for antidepressant drugs. I've had them for at least three years. In fact, my forms are probably out of date because they update the forms regularly. Have I used one yet?


Why not?

With a new patient complaint for depression, what appears on the schedule is "need antidepressant". My shortest visit is 25 minutes. The patient gets weighed, comes in the room and has a seat. I am usually standing, with my laptop on a mayo tray. The…





Do you always pull your hair to one side- your right shoulder ?


yes  why?


Well  I was thinking about your

left shoulder

your neck  actually


ok ?


I am pretty sure I left some red marks there


You did.  its ok


The marks?


yes.   its ok


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