A gross storyBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7357.227/a (Published 27 July 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:227
- George Dunea, attending physician
- Cook County Hospital, Chicago, USA
“Get up, I tell you, girl, get up! Wine keeps not ever in the cup.” (Ogden Nash)
“I must tell you a gross story,” said the girl with the pigtails, over cocktails, speaking in modern teenager dialect.
She had gone to a bar with friends, and late in the evening had put a coin in a jukebox to hear her favourite song. As the record was slow in coming, most members of the party went home, leaving only the …