medicine

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Medicine for the Soul: Part I

Somehow, I make it over to the window on the other side of my small dormitory room and push the door open. I am sweating. My heart is pounding. My strength fails me and my body suddenly has no sense of stability. Down, deep down, I fall into a crumpled heap. I stare at the ceiling fan as it rotates endlessly. My mind is spinning, aching, and throbbing. The breeze drifts in through the open window, playing with the curtains and mingling with the sweat on my forehead. My...

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Wisdom From Unlikely Sources

Go to any quotation site, and you’ll notice that most of the quotes come from famous people. However, whoever said that wisdom comes only from famous people? The following is a compilation of true stories and conjured tales from MYM staff writers (as well as a special guest writer towards the end) that think otherwise and have encountered wisdom from unlikely sources.  Here goes: Sr. Maryam: Go Down To Go Up I remember going to a hospital for a meeting with a doctor. I got off the car, the hospital’s entrance door...