Musings of a Dinosaur

A Family Doctor in solo private practice; I may be going the way of the dinosaur, but I'm not dead yet.

Sunday, September 16, 2007

How to Learn New Curse Words

Making the most of an opportunity:
  1. Call husband of Darling Spouse's niece; the one who lives in Brooklyn and lives and dies by the Mets.
  2. Casually ask if he happened to catch today's baseball game (Phillies 10, Mets 6)
  3. Listen carefully.
  4. Take notes.
Extra credit:
  1. Ask what he thought of Mets' relief pitcher Jorge Sosa walking in the tie-breaking run in the 6th inning.
  2. Ask what he thought of pinch-hitter Greg Dobbs' 6th inning Grand Slam home run right after the aforementioned tie-breaking walk.
Taking one's life in one's hands:
  1. Say, "I lost count; how many errors did the Mets have?" (Answer: 6)
  2. Say, "Remind me: how many times in a row now have the Phils beaten the Mets?" (Answer: 8)


At Sun Sep 16, 05:58:00 PM, Blogger make mine trauma said...

You are a brave, brave, person.


At Mon Sep 17, 05:14:00 AM, Blogger Elaine said...

chortle, chortle

At Tue Sep 18, 08:17:00 AM, Blogger CrankyProf said...

Or you could call me this morning and ask about the Eagles.

At Wed Sep 26, 06:46:00 AM, Blogger Someonect said...

love it ... because your not talkin' about my steelers. because if you were, %#$$#*!!!@@!!!!@@****


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