Thursday, 22 March 2012
GYNECOLOGIST TURN MECHANIC
A gynecologist had become fed up with
malpractice insurance and paperwork, and
was burned out.
Hoping to try another career where skillful
hands would be beneficial, he decided to
become a mechanic.
He went to the local technical college, signed
up for evening classes, attended diligently,
and learned all he could.
When the time of the practical exam
approached, the gynaecologist prepared
carefully for weeks, and completed the exam
with tremendous skill.
When the results came back, he was
surprised to find that he had obtained a score
Fearing an error, he called the Instructor,
"I don't want to appear ungrateful for such
an outstanding result, but I wonder if there is
an error in the grade?"
The instructor said,
"During the exam, you took the engine apart
perfectly, which was worth 50% of the total
mark. You put the engine back together again
perfectly, which is also worth 50% of the
After a pause, the instructor added,
"I gave you an extra 50% because you did it
all through the exhaust, which I've never seen
done in my entire career"
Aluko Olumide Rapvirus