Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much. We just sprawled about exhaustedly, with home-made cigarettes sticking out of our scrubby faces.
I work in a wealthy, mostly-white college town consistently ranked one of the best places to live in the country.
But that hope is not realized. Every day I get to listen to people describe problems that would seem overwrought if they were in a novel, and made-up if they were in a thinkpiece on The Fragmentation Of American Society. A perfectly average patient will be a 70 year old woman who used to live somewhere else but who moved her a few years ago after her husband died in order to be closer to family.
She has one son, who is in jail, and one daughter, who married a drug addict. She also has one grandchild, her only remaining joy in the world — but her drug-addict son-in-law uses access to him as a bargaining chip to make her give him money from her rapidly-dwindling retirement account so he can buy drugs.
Probably end up on the street. Also, her dog just died. If my patients were to read the above paragraph, there are a handful who would sue me for breach of confidentiality, assuming I had just written down their medical history and gotten a couple of details like the number of children wrong.
This is a type. There was some kind of explosion in his factory, he got PTSD, now he freaks out every time he steps within a hundred meters of a place where manufacturing is going on.
Gradually stopped going outside because there were too many scary loud noises, his wife started yelling at him and telling him he was useless, he started beating his wife, put in jail for a year or two for domestic violence, came out, by this point his wife has run off with another man and took everything he owned with her.
Also he has chronic pain.
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The one they advertised on TV? Not just in the sense of believing God helped guide evolution. I mean they think evolution is a vile atheist lie and God created humans exactly as they exist right now.
And yet, even though I probably know about a hundred fifty people, I am pretty confident that not one of them is creationist. Odds of this happening by chance? About forty percent of Americans want to ban gay marriage. I think if I really stretch it, maybe ten of my top hundred fifty friends might fall into this group.
This is less astronomically unlikely; the odds are a mere one to one hundred quintillion against. The only metaphor that seems really appropriate is a bizarre dark matter parallel universe.
Since starting working in psychiatry, I have realized that we also filter for misery. I think a big part of this is sorting by social class. I could even imagine the second patient getting a decent payout from his factory and being financially in the clear for a while.
I have three non-mutually exclusive theories for this: The people who come to a psychiatrist are disproportionately the unhappiest and most disturbed. This is obviously true to some degree. But I got the same sort of people when I worked in general medicine and primary care. Even the people who come to a primary care doctor are going to be a little biased towards the sorts of conditions that produce or result from sickness, but people were still much worse off than I thought.
My ordinary life shields me from these people. And insofar as they stay in their homes all the time and never come out or talk to anyone else, that in itself is going to prevent me from meeting them.
Or maybe many of the people I know are in fact this unhappy, but they never tell anyone except their psychiatrist all of the pieces necessary to put their life story together. If it were mostly 2 or 3that would be pretty bad, and mean everyone else is biased toward not realizing how unlucky everybody else is.
So I made a short script based on the following information: These numbers might be inflated, since I took them from groups working on these problems and those groups have every incentive to make them sound as bad as possible.
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