Monday, November 04, 2013

November Giggle Blog


Last week I had to have an ECG. The nurse said I should go behind the screen and take off my sweater. ‘And are you wearing tights?’ she asked, looking at my legs. (Judge for yourselves.) I was so tempted to say no.

I was even more tempted to tell her I was of mixed race – white at the top and black at the bottom.
Don't you think nurses should be more observant?

5 comments:

  1. That's really strange, Lynne because I had to have an ECG last week as well! I said to the nurse, "Why are you putting those things on my ankles, it's my heart you're supposed to be checking?" Shows I've never had one before!

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    1. Hope your results are OK. Do let me know.

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  2. Lynne, what are you, who are ever encouraging us all to get down to/get on with our writing, doing potographing your own legs? Writers' block? Power cut? Proud of your legs? We (I) need to know.

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    1. Frances, my legs were once voted the Best In Kidderminster! Not so good now but the picture proves I can still lift them high enough to get on to the desk. And no I don't have writers' block. I was sort of celebrating after knocking out a short story in record time - about 20 minutes. I was certainly not kicking my heels waiting for inspiration to strike. Funny what writers get up to, isn't it? I know one who took her keyboard apart to clean it.

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  3. Oh, Lynne, that's a screamer as usual. You never fail to make me smile. xx

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