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    Posted December 26, 2013 by
    Crawfordville, Florida
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    Does marijuana help you?

    Sensamilla Solace

    Marijuana is a very important part of my life. I smoke not just to get high, but primarily to come closer to God. When I smoke it also focuses my mind and helps me to keep the manic aspects of Bi-polar disorder at bay. I also study Shaolin Kung Fu and work out nearly every day, and I have never found a better pain reliever and muscle relaxer. It helps me sleep, and it keeps my stress at a bare minimum. The only stress I incur is from worrying about where to find it or how to pay for it. The herb to me is no more a drug than tea or tobacco, and as for it making you stupid and lazy I find the opposite to be true. The most important aspect of it I found was when not smoking I succumbed to alcoholism, far more dangerous and destructive. Drinking led me to prison, marijuana was leading me through college. I fully support a plant people can grow in the privacy of their own homes that will give them relief from a myriad of medical conditions as well as provide a safer recreational alternative to alcohol.

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