In It Together

By |2021-04-07T08:53:49-04:00September 8th, 2011|Southern Neighbor articles|

She was soooo pretty.  Blue eyes.  Curly blond hair.  She looked RIGHT at me.  I almost had to look away it was so direct. I can still remember like it was yesterday. I should have known she’d break my heart.  It was 37 years ago this month.  Jennifer.

She was my first patient – at least that I could talk to.  My first month of internship was spent in the intensive care nursery taking care of mostly premature babies.  My second rotation was up on the toddler’s floor.  She had […]