I took the deep breaths my doctor requested and focused my attention on a brown spot in the fluorescent light to the left. His brows were furrowed. I think you could even say ‘deeply furrowed’. “How long ago was this – what did you call it?”
“Wintry boating accident?”
“Mm-hmm. ‘Wintry boating accident.’ How long ago was that?” I looked back at the spot. “Years? Few years?” Thinking, of course Just read my chart.