Earaches, on a scale of suck ranging from 1 to Mark Penn, score an 11.
Especially when all 15 pharmacies in your town do not have your medicine and you need to wait until the morning for it to be shipped overnight.
*** Update ***
Please, folks, I went to the damned doctor already. He prescribed some penicillin steroid combo (the name eludes me), and advil. The pharmacies, all of them, are out of the medicine.
And advil ain’t cutting it.