chapter  III
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"TO BECOME A FAMOUS DOCTOR, A MAN NEEDS TO KNOW LITTLE" (Proverb)

MyfirstsightoftheinstitutiontowhichIhadbeen appointedsuperintendentwasonetoberemembered. Asweenteredthestonegatehouse,severalscrawny chickensandapighurriedfromourpath.Neverin mylifehadIseenanythinglikethiscomingfroma hospital.Ashortstonewalkledtothemainbuilding, whereIfoundthesameoffensiveodorsasinthe entrance,altho0:ghthelivestockwasmissing.Corridor wallswerestainedandspotted;andvisitors,who seemedtobecomingandgoingwithoutsupervision, spatontheflooratwill.