A Visit to the Doctor (2)
Look left, right, up, down. What happened to your leg, Mr. Casey?
Oh, a wall fell on it.
Yeah, when I was a fireman, I was in a hotel fire ...
... I've been on disability pay ever since the accident.
Let's have a little talk here, Mr. Casey. We have found several potential problem Your cholesterol is very high, the EKG tells us there is a slight heart problem, and the circulation in your leg is ... ah, how should I put it ... getting worse. If we don't do something right away, your current situation could lead to a stroke or heart attack ... We strongly recommend that you start an exercise program. An we have to put you on a strict diet. And get this prescription fllled . .
Whatever you say, Doc.
Here comes a taxi. So, what did the doctor say?
Not much. Everything's OK. No real problems.
Do you need to stop at the drugstore?
No. Later maybe. Let's go straight home.
I'll be right down, Matt. I won't be late. Can I get you anything before I leave?
No, no. I'll be fine.
What's that for?
Because I love you.
I love you, too, honey.