|Hope is the thing with feathers |
That perches in the soul...
What we wouldn't do for a magic bullet, the newest pill or folk remedy to cure the aches, pains, and stress brought on by a disease we didn't choose for ourselves, and wouldn't wish on our worst enemies.
Who hasn't had some well-intentioned individual share Granny's recipe for Gin-Soaked Golden Raisins, (Oprah's buddy, Dr. Oz swears they cut the inflammation and pain) peeled raw potato juice, or cod-liver oil and oranges? "My aunt's friend's bruncle had RA, and he drank a gallon of cod-liver oil before bed each night for a year, and now he's cured!"