Thursday, May 24, 2007


Is a cup of tea
In an infirmary
What you might see
As hospitality?

© Phil Woodford, 2007. All rights reserved.

Monday, April 02, 2007


Why aren't the people at the hospital
Able to be more hospitable?

© Phil Woodford, 2007. All rights reserved.

Saturday, March 24, 2007


Anna had anaemia
Belinda had blood poisoning

Carmen complained of Carpal-Tunnel Syndrome

Dermot had dermatitis
Emma had emphysema

Fred feared frostbite

Gazza had gastroenteritis
Hymie had hypertension

Idi identified idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis

Joy had joint dislocation
Kerry had keratitis

Larry lost his voice through laryngitis

Mo had motion sickness
Noah had a nosebleed

Oscar opted to have his osteoporosis checked out

Perry had periodonitis
Queenie had a queer turn

Ray reckoned he had rabies

Silas had a sinus infection
Tony had tonsillitis

Ursula understood she had an ulcer

Val had varicose veins
Wally had warts
Xavier had eczema
Yolanda had yellow fever

But thankfully Zach zapped his zinc deficiency.

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