0
Pectoriloquy |

Morning After FREE TO VIEW

David McCann, PhD
Author and Funding Information

Editor’s Note: The author writes: “I wrote ‘Morning After’ the morning after Halloween. The trick-or-treaters on our front porch brought back my visit just two weeks before that for prostate cancer surgery, the gowned staff and also the slightly hushed demeanor.”

Reproduction of this article is prohibited without written permission from the American College of Chest Physicians (http://www.chestpubs.org/site/misc/reprints.xhtml).


© 2011 American College of Chest Physicians


Chest. 2011;139(1):225. doi:10.1378/chest.10-0052
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Halloween, yards and windows
 decorated with electronic
haunted houses and plastic graves
 is over, Trick-or-Treat squads gone.
Half the leaves, judging by what’s left,
 red, brown, and gold, have fallen.
There’s something about those groups
 of costumed kids, parents lurking,
who ring the bell and stand there mute,
 no shouts of Trick or Treat!
The world’s changed. Recovery room;
 draped attendants; families.


Figures

Tables

References

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Find Similar Articles
  • CHEST Journal
    Print ISSN: 0012-3692
    Online ISSN: 1931-3543