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June 19, 2014

The Test

This week, I decided to seek the advice of a pharmacist. "It's actually pretty simple," I said, "I'd like to go to La Ronde  without being sick." The pharmacist laughed. See, the last time I rode a roller coaster, I was really young, and the result wasn't pretty. It didn't result in extreme projectile vomiting, or anything graphic like that. I just felt really, really nauseous, and after that one ride, I'd had enough. But time passed since then, and I'm the type that likes to face obstacles, fears, and basically anything that brings me discomfort that I feel shouldn't. So when a colleague invited me to visit La Ronde, I knew what I had to do. My body didn't like being thrown around like a ragdoll, it was pretty clear…
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