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The Bad Influence

Some of Us Do Suffer Mental Breakdowns

But we don’t mention it because no one wants to be seen in that way.

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I’ve been on a roll watching Sherlock, Elementary, Castle, and now The Mentalist, and I like the character, Patrick Jane. He’s similar to Sherlock except that he’s happy, and he smiles a lot, always smiling, playing little jokes. Despite his positivity and playfulness, he does not…

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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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