Don't Curse the Nurse!

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Getting Up Again

on April 28, 2014

elephant falling downGetting up again isn’t always graceful.

A patient said this to me today and the words have been sitting uncomfortably in the left hemisphere of my brain for the last twelve hours.

Sometimes, after a fitful night’s sleep, rising is hard.
When the sedation has only partially worn off, it’s even harder.
When there’s an invisible weight holding you down, it can be crippling.
Nike says “Just Do It”.
There are also older, more seasoned words of encouragement:

2 Chronicles15:7


One response to “Getting Up Again

  1. Susan says:

    Nurse, heal thyself

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