I'm bored and since I saw this on Hollow Squirrel, I figured I'd do it.
Here are the rules:
1. Pick up the nearest book
2. Open to page 123
3. Find the 5th sentence
4. Post the next three sentences
5. Tag five people, and acknowledge who tagged you
The book is, Drugs in American Society.
"Sedatives are general depressants; they retard signals passing through the central nervous system."
"As such, then, their effects are contrary or antagonistic to the stimulant drugs."
"Sedatives also slow down a number of functions and actions of a wide range of gorans of the body, as well as general activity, or "behavioral output.""