Each Sunday, I intend to post some humor into the blog. To laugh at ourselves or our illness is both theraputic and healthy. (I hope no one objects as we poke fun.) A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life. So here we go…
How many Manic Depressives does it take to screw a light bulb ? Two. One to screw in the light bulb and one to keep the first one from sticking his finger in the live socket.
How many paranoids does it take to screw in a light bulb?
Hey! are you following me?!!?
How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb?
One, but he must consult the DSM-IV.
~THE 10 COMMANDMENTS OF MANIC-DEPRESSION~
1.Thou shalt not blame everything on chemical imbalance.
2.Thou shalt avoid high places and sharp objects when on either
extreme of the mood spectrum.
3.Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s shiny trinkets.
4.Thou shalt not trust any shrink who writes thee up a prescription
after the first 15 minutes.
5.Thou shalt not beat up anyone while on a manic fit, no matter how
much ye really want to, or how much they deserve it.
6.Thou shalt not indulge in immorality whenever the urge strikes thee.
7.Thou shalt not break stuff that does not belong to thee.
8.Thou shalt go to bed only when ye feel tired.
9.Thou shalt allow others to occasionally get a word in edgewise.
10.Thou shalt not send people crazy e-mails at odd hours of the night,
and if thou does, then thou shalt take full responsibility for thine actions.