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Apathecary dispenses medicine, indifference

ACEDIA, CT – If you need a prescription filled, go see Dr. Shrugg. But if you want interest or concern, go elsewhere.

Shrugg’s Drugs is a full service pharmacy and convenience store, and by all accounts the service is top-notch. Customers invariably praise Shrugg’s expertise and knowledge in pharmaceuticals. He doesn’t want to hear about it, though.

“Yeah, don’t try to chat him up about your ailment if you’re after a kind word,” said Jen Teague, who was picking up a refill. “It is the place to come if you want to get your meds and go.”

Several times a week, someone will attempt to make small talk or garner a little extra advice about their illness. While Dr. Shrugg is willing to answer questions about medications, he is quick to curtail run-on conversations and get back to work.


Muligan Stewart

Muligan Stewart

Mulligan types neatly and is punctual. He graduated summa cum dolus from William Gaines School of Journalism. Do not ever touch his stereo.

One Response

  1. Anonymous

    Apatheticary dispenses indifference to spelling “Apothecary”.-Anonymchuckous

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