Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist


I've been sitting in a dentist's waiting room watching ads for cosmetic treatments. Did you know you can buy a clip-on smile? I always prefer the "before" picture to the "after" picture. Cosmetic treatments wipe out individuality and replace it with the generic.

What's wrong with crooked teeth, anyway?

My mother doesn't use the NHS. Less than five minutes in the chair this morning- a quick inspection, a quick polish- cost her £96.

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