Wisdom Teeth

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Removing wisdom teeth has become a commonplace surgery. But what if we were unknowingly removing something more?

After having his wisdom teeth removed, a man finds he is no longer able to recall anything he learned in his lengthy post-secondary education.

Make the most of this writing prompt:

  • What is the man educated in, and how important was it to his identity?
  • How does he try to manage this handicap during his day to day life?
  • Is this depressing, liberating, or both?
  • Do the man’s family and friends notice, or is he able to fool them?
  • What happens when the man goes back to the dentist?

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