My Week 219: Rubbed the Wrong Way

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On Tuesday, I got a massage. Now, I am no stranger to “the table”, having had many experiences, usually very positive, with massage therapy, but this time, it was really weird. I haven’t had a massage for over a year, but my brother and sister-in-law gave me a gift card to a fancy spa, so I thought, What the hell? Why not treat myself to something really relaxing? But now I’m starting to wonder if maybe either I’ve reached the point where relaxation is impossible, or the world of massage therapy has changed so drastically that it and I are no longer compatible.

I got to the spa after walking several city blocks in minus 10 degree weather due to College subway station being closed and under investigation for a “gun incident”. So I was absolutely freezing when I arrived. But I know the drill—go into the changeroom, get undressed…

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1 thought on “My Week 219: Rubbed the Wrong Way

  1. What a terrible experience you had. I stopped going for therapeutic massage of back , neck, shoulders etc because I would suffer for days. Reflexology of the feet is ok and beneficial but only if given by a trained therapist.

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