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Different Reactions To Jellyfish Stings

“Oh s**t!” “Not bad; I can take those stings.” “It feels like a branding iron pressed into the flesh.” “They felt like little pin pricks.” “Never had I felt such pain in my life.” “It’s like a bee sting.” “The pain was unbearable; like my skin was on fire.” “They were a bit irritating, but it wasn’t such a big deal.” “The venom...it was a living hell

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It Was Unforgettable

Guila Muir is an avid cold water swimmer from Washington who learned how to swim at the age of 46. While her experiences have been enjoyable and memorable, there was one encounter in August 2011 with jellyfish that she cannot never forget. "I saw and actually hit a Lion's Mane jellyfish with my right hand. All I remember is the agony I experienced; it was

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