Saturday, November 26, 2005

Here's One To Sink Your Teeth In...

Did you hear about the Hindu who refused his dentist's novocaine? He wanted to transcend dental medication.

From "Laughter, the Best Medicine",  Reader's Digest, November 2005.


  1. think "transcendental meditation" (TM)

  2. (as in: "transcend" 1 a : to rise above or go beyond the limits of b : to triumph over the negative or restrictive aspects of : OVERCOME c : to be prior to, beyond, and above (the universe or material existence)

    2 : to outstrip or outdo in some attribute, quality, or power

    intransitive senses : to rise above or extend notably beyond ordinary limits

    synonym see EXCEED)

  3. Got it - want to try it next time?