The Seventh Orthodontic Toast : Absent Friends
In many navies around the world, the seventh toast of the week is to “Absent Friends”.
This is usually the first toast my own family observes on Christmas Day. We’re not big drinkers, it’s usually the only toast.
It’s an important one. Given the career paths of an orthodontist (there was a bit about this in the previous few toasts) you often end up being immersed in work and if you get on well with the people you work with, it’s likely you’ll become good friends as there is a lot of selection involved in you being in those positions in various hospitals or universities and it’s likely you’ll have a ...