The young pharmacist seemed more embarrassed than me

Anonymous, 19, UK

Anonymous, 19, UK


I went to the pharmacy in a supermarket after an accident with my boyfriend (split condom).

Since I'm pushing 40, and with 2 kids already I just strode up and asked for it in a clear voice - was happy to answer questions there and then (we were late to pick kids up from school), but the young pharmacist seemed more embarrassed than me, and ushered me into a little store room to answer the questions and then charged me about 35 quid.

I have to say the experience of the pill itself wasn't very pleasant, so we've been extra careful since!



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