Quite a few years ago I had a knee operation. I had to go back to the hospital several times for check ups. One time, a high school girl on one of those work experience arrangements came in and started asking me a few questions. I was thinking “Bright kid. She’s picked up a fair bit of the jargon”, when I noticed her name tag.
Then I knew. When I start thinking that qualified doctors are high school students, I’m not a young man any more.
Don’t worry, Puck. Patient confidentiality applies throughout the medical professions, not just to vets.
And for anyone who didn’t catch it yesterday, this is a stumpy tail.
PhotoROBIN HARWOOD ABOUT 11 HOURS AGOThis.
I’ve never heard anyone call it a shingleback.
She-who-is-demanding-that-we-chase-her goes to a cat specialist. She sometimes meets other cats, but nothing else.
Of course, in the garden she can meet skinks and geckos, and, once, a stumpy tail, as well as birds and things with too many legs.
These days I assume that if I’ve heard of them, they’re dead.
I want to see the chart!
Guilt shared is guilt halved.
Oh, it just starts with a ball in the gutter. But we all know that is just the first step on the slippery slope that inevitably leads to embezzlement and murder.