They owed to him their two or three politest puzzles; and the joy and exultation with which at last he recalled, and rather sentimentally recited, that well-known charade, My first doth affliction denote, Which my second is destin’d to feel And my whole is the best antidote That affliction to soften and heal.
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Yeah, an antidote to the stupidity of dating.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
But Andie was no longer the antidote to my nerves.