WHY HE DID NOT GO TO THE HOSPITAL
M, HB COULD LEAP THROUGH THE AIR. My object m writing is two«fold j to express my gratitude for a great benefit, and to tell a short story which cannot fail to interest the feelings of many others. It is all about myself, but I have remarked that when a man tells the honest (ruth about himself he is all more likely to be of use to his fellow-creAtufcsi To begin ? tljen, you must know 1 had long been more or less subject to attacks of bronchitis, a complaint that you are aware is very common and troublesome m Great Britain m certain seasons of the year. Some months ago I had a very severe turn of it, worsg, 1 think, than I ever had before. It was probably | brought on by catphing cold, as we all are apt to when we least expect it. Weeks passed by, and my trouble proved to be very obstinate It would not yield to medicine, and as I also began to have violent racking pains m my limbs and back, I became greatly alarmed. I could neither eat nor sleep. If I had been a feeble, sickly, man, I shou d have thought less strangely of it j but as, on the contrary, I was hearty and robust I feared seme new and terrible thing had got hold of me, which might make strength of no avail against it. I say tbat was the way I thought. Presently I could not even lie down for the pain all over my body, I asked my doctor what he thought of my condition, and he .frankly said, "I am sorry to have to tell you you arc getting worse 1" This so frightened my friends, as well as myself, that they said, " Thomas, you must go to tht Hospital ; it may be your only chance for life 1" But I didn't want to go to the hospital. Who does; when he thinks he can possibly get along without it?' I am a' laboring' man; with 3 large family depending on me for support, and I might almost as well be iii my grave as to be laid On my back m a hospital unable to lift a hand for months, or God only knows how long. Right at (his point I had a thought flash across, my mind like a stream of sunshine m a cloudy day. I had heard and read about' Mothei Seigel's Curative Syrup, and I resolved, before consenting to be" taken to the hospital, I wbsd try that well-known remedy. On this I gave | up the doctor's medicine and began taking the I Syrup. Mark the wonderful result \' I had Ukeabut three doses within twenty.four hours ! when \ was seized with a fit of coughing, and.
threw up ihe phlegm and mucus off my chest by the mouthful. The Syrup had loosened and broken it up. Continuing with the Syrup, the i aoking pain, which I believe^ came from the bit cr and poisonous humours m my blood and jo : nts, soon left me entirely, ani I felt like going to sleep, and I did sleep sound and quiet. Then 1 felt hungry, wi'ha natural appetite, and as I ate I soon got strong and well. I felt I could leap through the air with delight In a week I was able to go to my work again. J t doesn't seem possible, yet it is true, and the people know it. And, therefore, when I say I preach the good news of the great power ol seigel's . s .yrup to cure pain and j disease far and wide, nobody will wonder at j me, Thomas Canning | 75, Military -road, Canterbury, Kent. Mother Seigel's Curative Syrup is for sale by all chemists and medicine vendors : and by the Proprietors, A. J. White, Limited, 35, I Farrmgdoniroad, London, E. C., England. ! . -- ■ I
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