Blinking indicators, engine growling, grunting hooter; hands gesticulating desperately: I'm.the.car.behind!
She nods, all-the-while grinning at the mute white-car, its unyielding door-handle.
The security-guard, waiting-behind-by-her-side-to-humanity's-credit, having signalled my arrival saunters over now to herd her, to my haranguing car.
We drive, finally, to the appointment with her hearing-specialist.
"...but, that car's white -- our's' blue...", i herd. myself. say: "...see...?"
(The name "dura mater" is derived from the Latin "hard mother" or "tough mother", (translation of Arabic umm al-dimagh as-safiqa) and is also referred to by the term "pachymeninx" (plural "pachymeninges"). The dura has been described as "tough and inflexible" and "leather-like".
Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/dura-mater#ixzz1gP6IInLy /* try -- understanding -- pachymeningitis ... tough mother! grand funk, closer to home (than i n'ever thought )*/)