Mrs. Adenoca: "I want you to know, right now, that I won't take any medications. I don't believe in your pills. I'm an intelligent woman, and I do a lot of research on my own. Every drug you use has the potential to cause cancer, and I know you doctors lie and say they don't. I'm smarter than that, and refuse to take anything that could do that to me."
Dr. Grumpy: "Didn't you tell me earlier that you smoke?"
Mrs. Adenoca: "Yes, 2 packs a day."
Dr. Grumpy: "And you don't think that causes cancer?"
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