Tag Archives: cold

Hall of Fame

“It’s freezing outside! I hate winter,” moaned Rich. Alf shook his head. “Why does everyone complain about the weather? It’s not like you can do anything about it.” “I’m sick of all this cold. I want to find a global … Continue reading

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The Weird Language

“Hey Al, did you ever think that English is a weird language?” said Jose. “I heard that it’s one of the hardest languages to learn,” replied Al. “Try this: I’ll spell a word and you pronounce it. Y-E-S,” said Jose. … Continue reading

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The Tissue Epiphany

Dennis was so exhausted he practically fell into the driver’s seat of his Nissan. The cold that now ravaged his body first reared it’s ugly head just after lunch. By five o’clock he had a full blown cold, complete with … Continue reading

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Flu Season

Kaley heard the coughing from the down the hall. The sniffling she detected when Ryan reached the doorway to the office. A couple of seconds later a pathetic human being stood before her desk. “I’m sick,” said Ryan, then blew … Continue reading

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The Cognitive Benefits of Cough Syrup

  When Brent Dunsmure woke up, his head felt like it was filled with helium. His throat was rough like sandpaper and his nose dripped several times before he could reach a tissue. He punched his pillow in frustration. He … Continue reading

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Midlife crisis

I’ve plunged into a mini midlife crisis. I’ve realized that I’m too old to become a superstar athlete. I wasn’t an athlete in the first place, but as long as I was young enough, there was the hope that I … Continue reading

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