White Dog good naturedly nudged her brother. "This brother of mine is incredible, isn't he? I mean he rolls with everything that his disease throws at him and fights his way right back."
"See you after the holiday," Dr. Julia said. That seemed so far off. "And remember we will be closed the Friday after so tell your kids now that they must all stay healthy for four days in a row." We both laughed but I am sure that she, like I did, whispered, "No really!" as we hung up.