Dear Wisdom Tooth, Am I Still Not Wise Enough?

As per Wiki, wisdom teeth generally erupts between the ages 17 to 25.

Duh? I’m already 31!

That being said, maybe at 31, I am still not wise enough as a  25 year old should be. Is that why a wisdom tooth is still springing out of my ancient gums? Duh?

After one long month, I was able to take a day off. And guess what? A volcano of a wisdom tooth erupted and I was just lying on the bed the whole day trying to sleep (well, after going for a snorkeling trip as swimming has got nothing to do with my tooth), thinking I won’t feel the pain after dozing off but, guess what? I wasn’t able to sleep because another volcano started rumbling, my stomach that was, because I wasn’t able to eat my lunch properly.

So I waited for the canteen to open for dinner and there I was, eating two bowls of rice drowned into soup for two freaking hours because first, I can’t eat quickly and second, I need to eat more for I know that my hunger will strike again just before midnight and there are no convenience stores here where I could run to in the middle of the night for a cup of steaming hot noodles which makes me drool right now just thinking about it – the cup noodles I mean.

And so now, after dinner, my colleagues are downing shots and shots of tequila, or something else maybe, and here I am on my bed, ranting about my wisdom tooth which will hopefully give me some more wisdom in the days to come.

Anyway, these are the times when I really miss my mom so much. For moms are always there for every ache that we suffer from. And whether they do something or not, just the thought of being close to them somehow gives us comfort.

And looking at myself now, thinking about my mom for such a trivial thing, then maybe, the tooth fairy will still give me a lot more of wisdom, be it tooth or something else.

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image: http://b-muses.blogspot.com/2010/05/super-cute-tooth.html

23 responses to “Dear Wisdom Tooth, Am I Still Not Wise Enough?”

  1. Why did they call it the “wisdom tooth” if it has nothing to do with “wisdom”? Hehehe!

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    1. Hindi kp nga din po alam….basta alam ko masakit sya pag umuusbong pa lang

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      1. I had it when i was young. Ngayon ka lang tinubuan ng wisdom tooth? Ang sakit noh?

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        1. Ser…since 16 tinutubuan na ko ng wisdom tooth…ewan ko kung bakit hanggang ngayon tinutubuan pa ko hahahaahha

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          1. Hahaha! Baka puro wisdom tooth ka na… Magmumukha kang gorilya nyan… Bwahaha!

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  2. Di ko magets kung pano yung wisdom tooth. Di pa ata ko nagkakaroon. I guess, hindi pa ko wise. hahahah Nagagamot ba yan? 😀

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    1. OMG wala ka pang wisdom tooth? Masheket be…kasi diba matatanda na yung gums ko tapos biglang may uusbong na ngipin sa bagang diba…hindi sya nagagamot…kelangan lang ng matinding pain killer…

      wag ka mag-alala, wise ka pa rin kahit wala ka pang wisdom tooth ha ha

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      1. Buti naman wise parin ako. Hahaha wala pa rin til now. Sana wagna magkaroon at mababa ang pain tolerance ko. Hehe

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        1. OMG…hahahaha…isang tusok lang ng enestesye yen hahaha wala ng sakit….

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  3. 31 ka pa lang? buti ka pa hahaah.

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  4. Me kaibigan akong dentista, I told her, not all of my wisdom teeth are out. Sabi nya, pag 28 ka na at di pa lumabas ang wisdom tooth, di na raw lalabas. Well, I may only have 3 wisdom teeth out, extracted one of them but I am still not wise!

    the extracted wisdom tooth wrecked havoc and gave me pains for years before I finally decide to get it removed. It’s a curse, really! LOL!

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    1. Wahahahah….natawa ako sa sumpa hahaha kawawang wisdom tooth napagbuntungan….pahirap kasi eh

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      1. Di pa ba sumpa yung super maga ng ipin ko, halata sa pisngi… binibiro ako ng mga friends ko ng “pahingi ng kendi” kasi meron daw akong nakatago sa pisngi… hahahaha!

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        1. Tamaaaaa…ilang araw kaya akong may kagat kagat na cotton balls….dahil masaket beh

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          1. wala bang dentista dyan?

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            1. Meron pero ayoko magpunta sa clinic hahahaha

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              1. bakit naman? bigyan ka nila ng amoxicillin para sa maga and pain relievers para humupa yung kendi sa pisngi mo.. hehehhee1

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                1. Kelanga ko pa kasi lumuwas ng siyudad…45mins seaplane ride bago makarating sa dentista hahahaahaha

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                  1. Joray! Seaplane ride pa… hahahaha!

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