All About Finding Snake Oil.
I was feeling like Dana Scully on a cold and dark forest deflating werewolf legends. Nevertheless, I did walk into a pot shop in Walla Walla, Washington on a sunny day not wanting to acknowledge what it was. The forest I had walked into has flip-flops, water bottles, bracelets, and crystals. This store held the smell of fresh lavender and pines and the store reps were a man and his wife and the moment I entered, accompanied by my wife, they came to meet us. It was small talk at first but then the man was quick to talk explain more concerning what they do at the store. He was careful not use words like new age and vibrational energy. He inquired whether we had been dealing with any depression, anxiety or pain of late. The reply was no and it did not seem to be satisfying for them. The next thing was him telling us he was also skeptical when he started out. He began believing when a bottle which came from a friend as a gift was making the water to be sweeter than he had experienced before. The man decided to carry out an experiment and later came to the conclusion that the reason why the water tasted sweeter was because there were stoned at the bottle’s bottom. There was inertia of the electrons because the crystals had electric energy. All kinds of trinkets which had crushed crystals in them were on the way while moved along, with us following closely, listening to his explanation about cocooning.
There was a picture that stood out of Don Ameche who appeared to be dancing, teenage style, with Maureen Stapleton. He finally showed us rubber black sheets which were full crystals. You had to lay down in order to use them and they go below and over your body. Through this process, you will be trapped in an energy field. This is an experience we went through. Despite the weight of the sheets, they had a calming effect. I can’t say the same about the x-ray session is had the previous year. The mats had a conifer forest smell and the sensation was like getting a welcome hug on an autumn evening that is. We did get some samples of the goods sold at the store when we were leaving, and my wife and I did share our thoughts. There was no denying that while cocooning we were feeling comfortable and calm.
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