“Sorry, said the doctor, but I’m very busy; you’re just going to have to be a little patient"

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79 responses

  • Martin E. Morris

    Martin E. Morris (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    Well I must admit to a small groan at this one but a HUGE laugh afterwards.Very,very funny!!!

  • Dhanny P

    Dhanny P (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    AWWW!! so mean!!! Funny but AWWWW!!! :-)

  • Lois Martin

    Lois Martin gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    ROFL as usual, thanks for the early AM laugh!

  • Hector Ortiz

    Hector Ortiz gave props (26 Jun 2009):


  • Ebla Maleh

    Ebla Maleh gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    :-) excellent

  • Paige

    Paige said (26 Jun 2009):

    LOL! Too funny!

  • Oregon Curly

    Oregon Curly (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    I hope that this bit of humor is not an omen for me today.....but if it is, I'll think of it and chuckle while waiting...and reading the latest Newsweek in his office...must find out if they think President Taft is doing ok....

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    YES! Thank you for my first laugh of the day! :-)

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    LOL!! That is what my orthodontist said the other day!! Great shot and a funny one Susan!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    I see he is following Doctor's orders!!! HAHAHA! Good one to start the day.

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    LOL!! This one woke me up and got me going!! Thanks Susan!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton said (26 Jun 2009):

    "Things will be just fine
    You and I'll just use a little patience
    Said sugar take the time
    'Cause the lights are shining bright
    You and I've got what it takes to make it
    We won't fake it, Oh never break it
    'Cause I can't take it"

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    hahahaha!!!! thanks, Susan. My tgif is starting on the right track.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    Susan, only you!!! :)

  • Jeets Photography

    Jeets Photography (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    This is so funny .

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (26 Jun 2009):


  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (26 Jun 2009):


  • Cindy Coubrough

    Cindy Coubrough gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    I always wait until I need a giggle at mid day. You never fail me. XD

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    BRAVO!!! FANTABULOUS, Susan!!!

  • Bruce Baker

    Bruce Baker   gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    Where do you get these wonderful toys? Great shot, Sue.

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    hahaahaha...i hope the lil people don't think this is an insult.

  • markus zundel

    markus zundel gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    you're a comedian, you must be... so good, so funny

  • markus zundel

    markus zundel gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    i'm also with john linton on this one...

  • n n

    n n (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    Thank you again for yet another laugh, Susan:-)


    JOHN PALOMBI gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    you're killing me!

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (26 Jun 2009):

    so ingenious!!!!!

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (26 Jun 2009):


  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    A "little patient" Hahahahahahaha

  • Lesley S

    Lesley S (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    ROFL!!! Love it!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    omg... *sigh* you make my sides hurt, sometimes!

  • Minno Ramírez Terrón

    Minno Ramírez Terrón gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    LOL!!! love it

  • JS Daniel

    JS Daniel said (26 Jun 2009):

    Hey Susan. Hope you are fine...
    Mean doc by the way...he he

  • linda woods

    linda woods gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    You are the BEST COMIC!!!! Great photographer too. Your imagination never ceases to amaze me.

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    Just love it so well done Susan :)

  • peter

    peter said (26 Jun 2009):

    that' the 'motther' of all groaners! you can't better define what a groaner is and how it works: laughter.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (27 Jun 2009):

    LOL, it is morning here,,my first chuckle of the day, thank you..LOL

  • stuart s

    stuart s   gave props (27 Jun 2009):

    My but your imagination knows no bounds.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (27 Jun 2009):


  • molly .

    molly . gave props (28 Jun 2009):


  • diana

    diana (Deleted) gave props (28 Jun 2009):

    working in the medical field, i will confirm that comment and groan/laugh while i do it!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (29 Jun 2009):


  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (1 Jul 2009):


  • Jerry Pittman

    Jerry Pittman gave props (6 Jul 2009):


  • ♥ Cairenn ♥

    ♥ Cairenn ♥ said (11 Jul 2009):


  • Dawn Duffield

    Dawn Duffield (Deleted) gave props (28 Aug 2009):

    We have very little time to trust a doctor...No offense to doctors, but I am right ;-)


    JOE FAILK gave props (17 Nov 2009):

    Love it!!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (26 Oct 2011):

    CUTE! Doc looks a little scary though! LOL! voted!

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (26 Oct 2011):

    Can the "little people" be anything else? Great entry. voted.

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (26 Oct 2011):

    Im afraid its too late doc,...patient has rigomortis...Voted

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (27 Oct 2011):

    LOL, your titles crack me up apart from your images Susan - Voted ☺

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (27 Oct 2011):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (27 Oct 2011):

    Hahaha!! There's nothing so lonely as sitting in a Doctor's waiting room, feeling sick. Love this entry.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (27 Oct 2011):

    Absolutely "Yes"!

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott gave props (27 Oct 2011):

    My vote!!!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (28 Oct 2011):

    back to vote!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (28 Oct 2011):

    back to vote.

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (28 Oct 2011):


  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers   gave props (29 Oct 2011):


  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (29 Oct 2011):

    LOL!!!! Great work!!!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (1 Nov 2011):

    My vote!!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (2 Nov 2011):

    Laughing. Voted.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (5 Nov 2011):

    I love that little patient compared to the size of the doctor who looks like a giant...You have my vote!

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt gave props (7 Nov 2011):

    Haha! You are great!

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (8 Nov 2011):

    This sums up the situation very nicely, lol. .. Voted

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (10 Nov 2011):

    Back to vote on this very funny photo : ). It is one of my favorites!

  • Kathleen DesHotel

    Kathleen DesHotel   gave props (13 Nov 2011):

    Gosh o mighty! U should have ur own magazine!!!

  • The Man Who Isn't There

    The Man Who Isn't There (Deleted) gave props (14 Nov 2011):

    So funny :) Voted!

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (15 Nov 2011):

    So cool. My vote

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (19 Nov 2011):


  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (20 Nov 2011):

    Excellent my dear friend!!! Vote!!!

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (20 Nov 2011):

    as always, thanks for the laugh, : ) -voted

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (26 Nov 2011):


  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (11 Dec 2011):

    Funny shot good entry! Well done!!

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (14 Dec 2011):

    Funny! Got my vote.

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) said (23 Dec 2011):

    Love it! Got my vote!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt   gave props (31 Dec 2011):

    punny as only you can be..easy vote too..

  • Carol Holmes

    Carol Holmes   gave props (2 Jan 2012):

    LOL! voted!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (14 Jan 2012):

    LOL!!! that's funny..... Voted!!

  • Niharika Sanyal

    Niharika Sanyal gave props (26 Jan 2012):

    BAHAHA, excellent take on the phrase... again! :)

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