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Old car guys in nursing home

  1. 17 I know many nurses have seen similar things where patients want to tinker with things Enjoy!

    Share your stories and experiences!
    Last edit by Joe V on Jan 9, '16
  2. 12 Comments

  3. Visit  workingharder profile page
    #1 2
    Yea, on that model, the trans-axle is always having problems.
  4. Visit  somenurse profile page
    #2 0
    ohmidawg, that is hilarious!! oh wow, thanks for posting that!!
  5. Visit  VivaLasViejas profile page
    #3 0
    HAHAHAHAHA!!! That'll be my husband in about 15 years!!!
  6. Visit  Kidrn911 profile page
    #4 0
    Love it
  7. Visit  jrbl77 profile page
    #5 3
    I think when my uncle was in the nsg home with late stages of dementia, he would take the sink off the wall. He had worked with his hands all his life. probably in his mid to late 80.
  8. Visit  NRSKarenRN profile page
    #6 1
    That will be my Dad. Always needs to be kept busy fixin things.
  9. Visit  Kittypower123 profile page
    #7 1
    Reminds me of when I was a CNA, I found a gentleman on the floor under a table in the dining room. When I asked him what he was doing, he told me he was trying to fix the thing-a-majig on the train. Apparently, he used to work on trains.
  10. Visit  Katsmeow profile page
    #8 0
    I could see my dad doing that. He's been a mechanic 33 years.
  11. Visit  imintrouble profile page
    #9 3
    A close relative of the old car guy, is the old tractor guy. Talk for hours about John Deere tractors. The clue is the hat. Green with yellow letters.
  12. Visit  jrbl77 profile page
    #10 1
    yeah, I could see my dad, a farmer, up until shortly before he died, doing something like what is happening in the picture. just don't make them like that anymore!
  13. Visit  olddragger profile page
    #11 4
    a tool in a mans hand is good therapy
  14. Visit  Vishwamitr profile page
    #12 0
    That is hilarious. We need some more of those. Thanks Brian.

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