Speaking with a terminally ill client, in relation to how he wants his affairs managed.

He looks at me, clear-eyed, from the hospital bed:

You are here, because I’m not there.

And then:

You are there, because I’m not here.

Both laughing loudly.

Exit humour…


About brucelarochelle

Practising Lawyer and Part-Time University Instructor (Accounting, Commercial Law, Organizational Behaviour); Part-Time Federal Tribunal Member. Non-practising Chartered Professional Accountant (Chartered Accountant and Certified Management Accountant).
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