Have you ever been guilty of looking at others your own age and thinking, “surely I can’t look that old.”. Well . . . you’ll love this one..The stuff is from a lady called Archana, “My name is Archana. I was sitting in the waiting room for my first appointment with a new dentist.
I noticed his BDS degree on the wall, which bore his full name. Suddenly, I remembered a tall , handsome, dark-haired boy with the same name had been in my high school class some 25-odd years ago.
Could he be the same guy that I had a secret crush on, way back then? Upon seeing him, however, I quickly discarded any such thought. This balding, gray-haired man with the deeply lined face was way too old to have been my classmate.
After he examined my teeth, I asked him if he had attended St Xavier’s high school. “Yes. yes, I did.’ he gleamed with pride. “When did you graduate?” I asked. He answered, “In 1987. Why do you ask?” “You were in my class!!!!”, I exclaimed.
He looked at me closely. Then, that ugly, old, bald, wrinkled faced, gray-haired, decrepit, idiot, asked,
“What subject did you teach” ?”