Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

By Cynthia Shroyer
Pine Bluffs Post staff 

Communication errors abound, but not welcome


So this guy takes his dog to the vet. Seems the dog’s eyes are crossed and the pet owner wants to see if something can be done.

For the examination, the vet picks the dog up and takes a look. After a few moments the vet speaks.

“Well,” the vet sighs, “I’m gonna have to put him down.”

“What!” the owner exclaims. “Just because he has crossed eyes?”

“No,” the vet says. “Because he’s heavy.”

We have all been there — what we mean may be what we said but not what we meant.

There is even a famous saying by Robert McClosky that graces t-shirts, coffee mugs and edito...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 01/20/2019 17:41