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Pills and Strips

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Previous night was a blur. She popped in the pill. The strip didn’t turn blue. She was happy.
Periods deserted her later. Paranoia returned. The worst was confirmed. She sued the pill guys, the strip guys, settled on a whopping amount.

To her daughter, she gifted the wisdom of never relying on pills or strips.

Written by Sangfroid

August 14, 2009 at 9:30 am

Posted in iWrite

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  1. I find myself wondering what prompted you to write this. Also, I suppose the pill or strip could be representative of any number of things.

    Manisha Shahane

    August 14, 2009 at 10:14 am

    • Just some creative juices flowing 😛

      Excellent observation on the varied representation of the objects!!


      August 14, 2009 at 10:34 am

    • Got it. A form of short prose : )

      Manisha Shahane

      August 14, 2009 at 11:02 am

  2. Rely on the good old formula that we are so used to in Hindi films….Vomiting n all 😀


    August 14, 2009 at 12:27 pm

    • LOL!!! Reminds me of “Mai tumhare bache ki … ” 😀


      August 14, 2009 at 6:20 pm

  3. damn man! how do you think up of these things? 🙂


    August 14, 2009 at 1:43 pm

  4. i really wonder too, sangfroid…why did this pop into your head?


    August 14, 2009 at 5:53 pm

    • Kunal / Mentalie,
      Let me go back to the time before I penned this down.
      Hmm … I don’t seem to remember.Oh wait somethings coming back. Well, I happened to watch this ad of ‘Unwanted'(some new anti pregnancy pill) on TV and I remembered ipill … the seeds were sown.

      Intention was to make a mockery of it. Not sure if that is right, though!


      August 14, 2009 at 6:25 pm

  5. LOL! Atleast she became financially independent! and instant celebrity ?

    Winnie the Poohi

    August 18, 2009 at 6:59 pm

  6. this reminds me of an episode from Boston Legal!


    August 28, 2009 at 11:37 pm

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