It's a wonderful thing that sick people can go swimming with dolphins as a kind of goodwill therapy, but I can’t help wondering, in which case, if dolphins think all humans are ill or suffering from some kind of nasty complaint. Speaking of such complaints, it’s said that three out of five people suffer from backache, meaning the other two must enjoy it. So, do dolphins jump out of the water to show us their backs are in better condition than ours as they are unable to poke their tongues out at us? Maybe they aren’t as friendly as they first appear and we are talking at cross porpoises.
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