An 80 year old man went to the
doctor for a checkup ...
and the doctor was amazed at what good shape
the guy was in. The doctor asked, "To what do you attribute your
The old timer said, "I'm a golfer &that's
why I'm in such good shape. I'm up well before daylight & out
golfing up and down the fairways.
The doctor said, "Well, I'm sure that
helps, but there's got to be more to it. How old was your dad when
The old timer said, "Who said my dad's
dead? The doctor said, "You mean you're 80 years old and your
dad's still alive? How old is he?"
The old timer said, "He's 100 yrs old and,
in fact, he golfed with me this morning ... and that's why he's
still alive ... he's a golfer."
The doctor said, "Well, that's great, but
I'm sure there's more to it. How about your dad's dad? How old was
he when he died?"
The old timer said, "Who said my grandpa's
The doctor said, "You mean you're 80 years
old and your grand-father's still living! How old is he?"
The old timer said, "He's 118 years old."
The doctor was getting frustrated at this point and said, "I guess
he went golfing with you this morning too?" The old timer said,
"No ... Grandpa couldn't go this morning because he got married."
The doctor said in amazement, "Got
married! Why would a 118-year-old guy want to get married?"
The old timer said, "Who said he wanted
Submitted by Don, Middletown, Md.