Doctors and Medicine : Memory Advice
The man looked a little worried when the doctor came in to administer
his annual physical, so the first thing the doctor did was to ask
whether anything was troubling him.
"Well, to tell the truth, Doc, yes," answered the patient.
"You see, I seem to be getting forgetful. I'm never sure I can remember
where I put the car, or whether I answered a letter or paid a bill, or
where I'm going, or what it is I'm going to do once I get there -- if I
get there. So, I really need your help. What can I do?"
The doctor mused for a moment, then answered in his kindest tones, "Pay
me in advance."