Twittering Tales — The Operation

ABF682FC-0BAB-4587-9640-EA18D5447E98“Doctor, we’ve lost him,” the resident said.

“Doctor, are you going to make the call?” the intern asked.

“Doctor, you did everything you could,” the nurse said.

“It was hopeless from the outset,” the doctor said.

“That’s because the patient was a cadaver, doctor,” the resident said.

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Written for this week’s Twittering Tales prompt from Kat Myrman. Photo credit: sasint at

12 thoughts on “Twittering Tales — The Operation

  1. Kat Myrman June 25, 2019 / 8:27 am

    haha! Gotta love medical professional humor. My partner is an RN and the jokes I hear around the dinner table when friends come over, as well as some of the shenanigans they pulled when she worked ER to break the tension, are hilarious. But you need to have a strong stomach…be warned! 😀

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  2. Sadje June 25, 2019 / 9:29 am

    Lol! If he wasn’t able to tell from the start than it was good that he was already dead.

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