Due to reasons of practicability and health, today's will be the last of the daily stories. More stuff hopefully in the future, maybe not.
When I was first seen, it didn't take long for the news of
my arrival to soak rapidly through the filthy town. By the time I had made it
to the square, I was surrounded by excitement, cheers and applause! There were
the helpless - a beggar with the plague, a statesman with lime green nasal eruptions,
a stable boy with a recently inverted face – All begging for my touch. To the
watching crowd I raised my hands, spreading an attentive hush.
I had them
enraptured, in awe, as I carefully drilled holes in the tops of my patients’