Tag Archives: years

The irony of marriage in the South

Why is there such an emphasis on marrying young in the Bible Belt? I find it highly amusing that everyone in the South assumes that there is something wrong with a person if she chooses not to marry before the … Continue reading

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Alternate careers?

As I sat in the OR waiting for my shift to end, I tried to picture what my life would look like in 10 years. Would I be a nurse coming home to a husband and kids? Would I be … Continue reading

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The proper way to say goodbye

With my last weekend coming to a close, I am overcome with a new realization. I am really leaving Florida. All the joy of moving home to family and friends has completely clouded my vision to the plain and simple … Continue reading

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