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  1. Once upon a time... A little girl wanted to be a nurse........
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  3. by   kewlnurse
    Originally posted by nur20
    Once upon a time... A little girl wanted to be a nurse........
    So she could marry a doctor...
  4. by   nur20
    So, she grew up dreaming of becoming a nurse and marrying this terrifc doctor. Right out of high school she..........
  5. by   psnurse
    met a boy, who said he wanted to be a doctor. So
  6. by   nur20
    They started dating. Even though she really didn't like him, she was looking at the bigger picture. One day......
  7. by   Cindy_A
    She said, "Why not be a nurse, then your can REALLY help people?"
  8. by   NICU_Nurse
    He scoffed at her suggestion.
    "A NURSE?" he snickered, "I don't want to spend the rest of my life cleaning bedpans!"
    She paused, shocked at his blatant disrespect towards such a noble, hardworking group of professionals- a group she desperately dreamed of joining one day. She considered speaking to him, reasoning with him, but quickly dismissed that idea in favor of another: decking him in the jaw with all of her force.
    He stumbled backwards, groaning in pain and shock. She grinned, spun on her heels, and walked away. She had better things to do, like....
  9. by   nur20
    Searching for her Doctor or Doctor to be Internal medicine, podiatrist, it didn't matter so long as he would have M.D. behind his name. Then it dawned on her that she was so busy doing this that she had not enrolled in nursing school !!! She had no money!!! What to do? She.....
    Last edit by nur20 on Nov 13, '01
  10. by   NICU_Nurse
    ...realized how silly and shallow she'd been to even consider dating someone that she didn't like, much less focusing the majority of her time on HIM rather than pursuing her own goals. She swore to herself that she would not succumb to the stereotypical daydream of marrying a doctor simply for the sake of being a 'doctor's wife'. With a clear head and much determination, she picked up the phone and began searching for information that would help her pursue her dreams... :>)
  11. by   canoehead
    called a date line looking for a romantic and a good cook instead, after all, what's really important in life anyway?

    She got some great responses, some bizarre ones too...
  12. by   nur20
    She began to realize that she would have to attend a community college or apply for a grant due to finances. She took employment as a waitress. and met the most wonderful guy. One problem though, he was a janitor
  13. by   Robin61970
    SHe was se up on a date through the dateline with a man who said he was an MD and also a chef. He stated he was very romantic and would cook candlelight dinners for her and could also give her a physical.......little did she know he was a mortician who practiced gynelogical exams on his "patients"(he had taught himself) and she was his next...........
  14. by   canoehead
    Luckily the janitor (who worked for the mortician) busted in on one of their "practice" sessions. Her hero Had been suspicious of his employer for some time, after all, why would he find disposable speculums in the trash at a funeral home. Weird.

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