Yeeeeeaaaaahhh...I think there's a logic though. Because the poke holds the potential to answer the question - depending on how much it hurts you can begin to make assumptions about how long ago it happened and/or how bad the accident was that you had somehow missed until now.
Daily Odd Compliment: You're the best person to hang out with because if I ask a ridiculous question like, "A hippo is chasing you, what do you do?" You'll say something like, "How big is the hippo?" And that shows that you're taking the question seriously and I appreciate that.