Thursday, December 22, 2005

Not THAT Old

See - The most obvious "old folks" conversation I've had - to date.
(Note - I'm not proud of it.)



C. : My cough has gotten really dry since earlier this evening.

Jenny: *blink* I'm sorry. (politely) Why do think that is?

C. : I'm not sure, but it was really wet and mucus-y earlier and now it's all dry.


(pause for inordinate amount of time while I sift thru the sentence just uttered.)


Jenny: And umm.. is that a good thing?

C. : Well, yea! When it's wet you can cough and actually hock up some phlegm! Spit it out and be done with it! Yea, it's a good thing.

Jenny: Really... *blink* Good to know. Is this one of those conversations that really old
people have?

C. : I think so.

Jenny: We're not that old yet.

12 Comments:

Blogger Dan said...

They say that you're only as old as you feel. Or was that "speak"? Just kidding...

p.s: I'm sorry for being insensitive.

9:25 PM  
Blogger Jenny said...

I'm sorry for being facetious. ;-)


Seriously, I miss the heck out of that girl, but with phones and internet you can't ever get completely disconnected from someone. Unless they move to Siberia... That would make things difficult.

On second thought - I'm sure they have the internet in Siberia by now as well.

Maybe I should move there...

9:43 PM  
Blogger wallofdenial said...

Start smokin crack,,,,that way you have somthing to cough up and you dont feel "OLD"

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