When friends ask you how you are you have to say you're fine.
You could of course have told the truth, but most don't have the time.
My breathings bad, my foot is sore, my new teeth really hurt.
I have a pain here in my back and other things you blurt.
Then when you reach your final ailment mentioning your cough.
Don't be surprised if you then find, your friend has nodded off.