"Ah, devil ether. It makes you behave like the village drunkard in some early Irish novel. Total loss of all basic motor function. Blurred vision, no balance, numb tongue. The mind recoils in horror, unable to communicate with the spinal column. Which is interesting because you can actually watch yourself behaving in this terrible way, but you can't control it."
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Make a spinal cord - egg carton, thimble, needle and thread, short round noodles (optional) Cut out egg carton sections. String it together. It shows how the spinal cord is connected but can bend in every direction.