An elderly couple was visiting another elderly couple’s home. While the women were in the kitchen, the men were relaxing in the living room.
“So I went to this new restaurant the other day, you should check it out,” the first one stated.
“Oh, really? What was its name?”
“Let’s see…” he pondered, “what is the name of that flower…?”
“A carnation?” the friend asked.
“No, no, it’s red with thorns,” he said preoccupied.
“A rose?” he replied.
“Yes! There you go, thank you!” he exclaimed, “hey, Rose, what’s the name of that restaurant we went to?”