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Christmas Quiz

ChristmasIts Christmas and this year I feel particularly slow in recognising the fact.

I usually like to prepare something for the newsletter. But just 2 weeks ago I was basking in tropical sun and I still haven’t got used to the idea that its almost winter.

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Christmas Crackers

I was weaned on the Readers Digest and used to avidly read two sections—the word puzzle page and ‘Laughter is the best medicine.’

Throughout my career I have reflected on the wisdom of this statement. People who laugh more are happier, less stressed and live longer!!

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Backpain Panto!

 

Cast of Characters

Cinders – our long suffering heroine
Sciatica – the wicked step mother
Inebria & Nicotina – Cinder’s sister
Doctors Panacea & Placebo – locum doctors at Denmark Road
Sister Toogood Toobetrue – District nurse
Ivor Flash Blade – Visiting orthopaedic surgeon
Cat Scan – Chief Radiologist

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Christmas Puzzler

I’ve told you many times that my brain is wired differently.

For example I have an annoying habit of manipulating things subconsciously and joining imaginary lines. For example, no matter how hard I try to avoid drawing imaginary diagonal lines across the ceiling of a room in an attempt to make a perfect square, I just cannot stop myself.

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Answers to Christmas Puzzler

I suspect that many people who looked at the quiz were more puzzled about how my brain works rather than the puzzles themselves!

But I guess we’re all excited by different things and that it the spice of life.

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