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Observations Yankee Doodling

Bottled water for all, all the time?

BMJ 2016; 352 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i1214 (Published 01 March 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;352:i1214

Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it (Lao Tzu)

Water is life, and the water cycle is the fountain of life. Drenching and quenching, water hydrates and animates, then liquifies and purifies life's essential and existential, but unmentionable, stenches.


Competing interests: No competing interests

03 March 2016
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
New York, NY, USA