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This Description of a Hangover is Almost Like Having One

In case you're not feeling it yet, here is just a really accurate description of a hangover, from Tom Wolfe's iconic New York novel Bonfire of the Vanities:

The telephone blasted Peter Fallow awake inside an egg with the shell peeled away and only the membranous sac holding it intact. Ah! The membranous sac was his head, and the right side of his head was on the pillow, and the yolk was as heavy as mercury, and it was pressing down on his right temple and his right eye and his right ear. If he tried to get up to answer the telephone, the yolk, the mercury, the poisoned mass, would shift and roll and rupture the sac, and his brains would fall out..
This concludes Hangover Power Hour 2013.
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