You know, there are the days when I ask for specialist advice, and I nod and I ask at least vaguely intelligent follow ups and I write down all the investigations that they want me to arrange and I say thank you and I hang up the phone.
There are days when that comes with a side of nerding that’s based in never having seen That Really Cool Thing before in real life.
And then there are days when I ask for specialist advice and they know things that are so weird that I nod and I ask follow ups about spelling and I write down all the investigations that they want me to arrange and I say thank you and then the conversation is over.
And then I say, “Soooooo, just for my own education. WTF?”