39. Am I All Right.

While John Gilbert was in hospital, he asked his doctor to tell him whether his operation had been successful, but the doctor refused to do so. The following day, the patient asked for a bedside telephone, When he was alone, he telephoned the hospital exchange and asked for Doctor Milington. When the doctor answered the phone, Mr Gilbert said he was inquiring about a certain patient, a Mr John Gilbert. He asked if Mr Gilbert’s operation had been successful and the doctor told him that it had been. He then asked when Mr Gilbert would be allowed to go home and the doctor told him that he would have to stay in hospital for another two weeks. Than Dr Millngton asked the caller if he was a relative of the patient. ‘No’, the patient answered, ‘I am Mr John Gilbert’.
Apakah saya baik saja.
Sementara John Gilbert berada di rumah sakit, ia meminta dokter untuk menceritakan apakah operasi itu telah berhasil, tetapi dokter menolak untuk melakukannya. Hari berikutnya, pasien diminta untuk telepon samping tempat tidur, Ketika ia sendirian, ia menelepon pertukaran rumah sakit dan meminta dokter Milington. Ketika dokter menjawab telepon, Mr Gilbert mengatakan dia bertanya tentang seorang pasien tertentu, Mr John Gilbert. Dia bertanya apakah operasi Mr Gilbert telah sukses dan dokter mengatakan kepadanya bahwa sudah. Dia kemudian bertanya ketika Mr Gilbert akan diizinkan untuk pulang dan dokter mengatakan kepadanya bahwa ia harus tinggal di rumah sakit selama dua minggu. Dari Dr Millngton meminta penelepon jika dia adalah kerabat dari pasien. ‘Tidak’, pasien menjawab, ‘Aku Mr John Gilbert’.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s