Re: WHAT A SMELLY WORLD!
Posted by mary on 4/13/04
Well I guess that says it all. Way more than you probably
On 4/13/04, NosePlugs, FaceMask...the whole show!!! wrote:
> What bugs me is why do people tolerate misery when they
> can easily omit the toxic culprits contributing to their
> discomfort, and get it the hell out of their
> environment... EVERYONE'S environment?
> We've got a lot of horrendous scented products going
> around out there, and I don't know how ANYONE can stand to
> live with themselves wearing that junk! And these are the
> same people whining and complaining of their ails and
> running off to the doctors every week for a quick 'drug'
> fix. What the heck is wrong with everyone??? Don't we know
> these toxins are deadening our sense of smell? And that's
> why we no longer smell them, and think the air is great?
> And contradict those like myself who can smell it and
> describe the smell as being horrible? I'm sick and tired
> of being told I'm a lunatic, or I'm imagining things, or I
> should go see 'what's wrong with me' why I can't
> tolerate 'poisons?'
> I know a story of a guy ...we'll call him Harvey.
> Harvey was a big and strong dude, he ate his veggies every
> day, took every supplement there is, got out in the fresh
> air and sunshine to exercise for a hour a day, had no
> history of any disease in his family (great genes), and he
> was feeling 'fine' and frowned on people with MCS or just
> people who 'protect their sense of smell.'
> So despite the big talk on toxins, Harvey went on using
> his scented stuff free or worry, because he claims life is
> too short to worry! And it IS short if you don't worry and
> take charge of your environment before your environment
> takes claim of your health!!!
> It wasn't long and sure enough, Harvey's sense of smell
> was diminished. What happened was his olfactory nerves
> shut down from inhaling overpowering synthetic scents over
> a just a short period of time too. Being he couldn't smell
> it as us MCS'ers can, he continued to use it as though it
> wasn't even there. And you can't blame your ails on
> something you don't know is there, can you?
> Now, here's a college graduate like Harvey, little did he
> care to educate himself on was the fact that what you
> can't smell CAN harm you, and how to protect his sense of
> smell. So because Harvey is only a 'living thing' ...he
> develops a deadly disease from exposing himself freely and
> unknowingly to toxins ...and he's like 'what?'
> Still insisting that it has nothing to do with the
> environment, Harvey blames it on himself! How stupid, what
> a shame! If only he had seen the light earlier when other
> MCS'ers tried to warn him, rather than degrade them.
> BTW: This is a true story folks!!!
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