Mudcat Café message #1024855 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #63218   Message #1024855
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
25-Sep-03 - 07:56 PM
Thread Name: Music Police After Doctors
Subject: RE: BS: Music Police After Doctors
Maybe there's an opening for folk musicians here...

In the old days, before anaesthetics came along, I believe dentists used to have people play loud music while they worked. Not so much to calm the patient, I believe, to cover the screams.