Originally Posted by iaflyer
A friend of mine is an FO at a big LCC here in America... he relayed this encounter on his trip the other day...
The flight attendant was telling me about her eleven year old cat with a heart condition. She just spent $5000 at the vet. I was trying my best to be sympathetic. The captain came over and she repeated her story. He blurted out "why didn't you just shoot the thing?"
A simple solution to a simple problem - SWA
But really if he was original SW, wouldn't he say "why don't you let me come over and shoot the thing?"