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Just returned home from Cleveland - 9 week check up


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  • #16
    Re: Just returned home from Cleveland - 9 week check up

    I like your attitude. Sometimes, the insurance companies only care about bottom line. And sometimes its cheaper for them to deny care. The trick that helps me is to say screw them by surviving. I have plans to do what I always wanted, and that is start my buisness and help Madey and the kids out.

    Originally posted by Burton Borrok View Post
    OK ladies,
    I’m seventy-two, - but I still got a long way to go. The way I figure it, my insurance company has to keep me alive for at least the next hundred years, just to recoup their investment in me so far, and I keep running up the bill. I just might be around for another two hundred years or so, before they can finally break even.

    Don’t forget, I will probably soon be on dialysis, which is three days a week, four hours a session. Now that has to cost them some bucks – and in fact may lead down the road to a transplant. By the time I’m dune I just might outlast Methuselah – and he was around for eight hundred years. Of course by that time they will probably be doing brain transplants, and I’ll wind up with the body of a young god! Waa Hoo! Look out girls. (I still chase ‘em – I’ve just forgotten why.)


    • #17
      Re: Just returned home from Cleveland - 9 week check up

      Philip -

      If you read the post more closely you would have seen that it was written in 2004 and Burton Borrok has since passed away.