Yu Jin - "Eugene!" - Ernest and the Tumeric Tuber
Whenever Ernest got a painful stubbed toe
he would run in circles to promote
qi movement. When his wife left it broke his heart
and he got hot blooded and started yelling
at himself in the mirror to release liver constraint.
When he later came down with jaundice they
fed him Tumeric Tubers to benefit his gallbladder.
Eugene's pregnant (cc: pregnancy) wife Ding
Xiang was anatagonistic (antagonistic w/ Ding Xiang)
and gave Ernest (cc: yin deficiency due to blood
English Name: curcuma, aromatic turmeric tuber
Pharmacuetical Name: Radix Curmcumae
Properties: acrid, bitter, cold
Explanation of Key Words in this story...
|painful... run in circles... promote qi movement
||invigorates blood; moves qi; alleviates pain
|heart... hot blooded... release liver constraint
||cools blood; clears heart; relieves LV constraint
||benefits gallbladder; relieves jaundice