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which I ate, and shortly after I had a hearty dinner without
the least complaint from my stomach.
From that time until now I have eaten anything that I
wished, and the craving for cigarettes, which I had for
many years, has entirely vanished. The understanding
of Truth, which entirely relieved the diseased stomach,
healed also the morbid appetite for smoking. After
coming back East, I bought a copy of Science and Health,
which I have read daily, and find it a continual help in
all the affairs of life.
In my home and at work I find this Science a comfort
and source of strength. I have had many difficulties
in the way, but it has helped me out of them all. - W. E.
B., New Britain, Conn.
SPINAL DISEASE HEALED
When I first heard of Christian Science, seven years
ago, I supposed that it was some old fad under a new
name. In the little Texas town where we then lived
there were two or three Christian Scientists who met
at the home of one of their number to read the
Lesson-Sermon. Meeting one of them one day, I asked if unbelievers
could come to their meetings. She said that
they could if they wanted to. I went, expecting them
to do something that I could laugh at when telling my
friends about it. How surprised I was to find out that
they didn't do anything but read the Bible and another
book which they called Science and Health. I still
thought it all foolishness, but resolved to go to their meetings
until I found out all they believed. I continued to
go until I began to understand a little of what they knew,