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It's all just mind over matter

I have a raspberry seed from my morning toast and jam stuck in my molar—the molar just ahead of my missing wisdom tooth (top right to be precise).

I can hear the voice of Joe Friday from “Dragnet.” Just the facts, ma'am.

I have flossed and brushed and picked and rinsed and yet I cannot loosen the wicked seed from its vicious grip. And it seems all I can focus on is the discomfort caused by said seed.

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