Story: 'These Things Happen for No Reason'

One morning I woke up with small bruises down both legs. I thought it was strange but didn't pay too much attention. Every morning there were more little bruises and by about the fifth day I was covered in bruises from my waist down. I went to my primary care doc and showed the bruises and when asked about anything else that was bothering me, I told him I'd also had a dull pain in my left side, but it wasn't painful enough to complain too much about. The doctor barely glanced at me and prescribed a steroid pack because, "these things can sometimes happen for no reason". 

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