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A Prayer to St Duloxetine

St. Duloxetine, thee we beseech Our chemical plaster to fill the breach Between raw emotions and hard reality Our primal instincts and plastic society Give to your supplicants a brightened scene With norepinephrine, serotonin, dopamine So traffic jams hum not so loud Mindless tasks morph to puffy clouds Pastel pinks from glowing reds Dark clouds lighten over our heads Ease the wear of countless miles Flatten our frowns, deepen our smiles Relieve of us of our myriad obsessions Lengthen our spousal bonding sessions Allow us to be more like our Savior Free from socially unproductive behavior No clay-colored stools or gastrointestinal pain, Just another day without psychic rain And of burning questions in our heads How gently you put them to bed And should we cry as it all flies by Sing our weary souls a lullaby 5/3/16 © Thomas W. Quigley

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Date: 5/3/2016 9:46:00 PM
Nice one Tom, just hope the side effects don't make your love life go south....thanks for the laugh
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Tom Quigley
Date: 5/3/2016 9:48:00 PM
Thanks for reading! Glad you enjoyed.
Date: 5/3/2016 8:45:00 PM
Tom, You have written a gem to as Sun puts it the "oh, mighty, glorious happy pill!" This is very witty! Nice one Tom!
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Tom Quigley
Date: 5/3/2016 9:38:00 PM
Thanks, Walter!
Date: 5/3/2016 5:55:00 PM
Vivid imagery Tom - I try and steer clear from medication if possible - may help with one things but cause other issues:-( hugs Jan xx
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Date: 5/3/2016 9:41:00 PM
Thanks, Jan! All medicine is a compromise. Otherwise, it would be a supplement.
Date: 5/3/2016 3:48:00 PM
very clever, tom! i enjoyed...
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Tom Quigley
Date: 5/3/2016 3:53:00 PM
Comment jumped...thank you!
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Tom Quigley
Date: 5/3/2016 3:52:00 PM
Yup. Antidepressant. Thx!