Daily Archives: June 16, 2011
All it says, in the brilliant world of Google, is that I should put a 1/4 teaspoon into a cup of hot water.
Sounds weird to do that for a burning ulcer, but it’s online. If it’s online, it must be true.
So what it’s cayenne pepper, it’s only 1/4 of a teaspoon. Practically nothing at all. No biggie.
I followed the instructions and stirred up my brew. I looked at it and took a quick swig, trying not to think, but still holding my nose. I am sure most of you have never tried this, but trust me, closing your nostrils will not mask out that taste in the slightest bit. I only got half of a gulp down, to my disappointment, and I still had the whole rest of the cup to go. I filled up a large pitcher of room temperature water and prepared myself to lick the concoction clean.
The cup suddenly looks so big and so full, seemingly impossible.
Come on, don’t be a wuss, just drink it down and get it over with.
Oh my ulcer will cry, I’m so sorry, ulcer, I am so truly sorry…. Read the rest of this entry