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Reading to Relax

A few days ago, I sat in a dentist’s chair reading my Kindle.  I always carry the Kindle in order to endure the ritual interval between my appointment time and the actual laying on of hands.  When the hygienist appeared, she asked me what I was reading.  When I told her, she said something like, “That’s too heavy for me.  My job’s stressful enough as it is.  I read to relax–James Paterson, Lee Child.  I don’t want to think.”  I nodded because what else could I do?  She had the drill. Continue reading