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Fighting Off Heat Stroke at ‘The Bates Motel’

By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.
By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.

I told Steve, the motel’s front-desk clerk, that I’d be sleeping in the back of my SUV, since the chemical and tobacco stench in Room 209 was intolerable. He offered me a suddenly available room on the third floor. I thanked him and declined.

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‘It’s Hot, It’s Hot, It’s Hot’

By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.
By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.

I feel like Daisy from John Harbison's opera The Great Gatsby during that scene where she sang with her girlfriends the refrain “It’s hot, it’s hot, it’s hot.”

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