You'll wonder how you ever managed to pass school on your meager one hour of studying per night. " will be the standard excuse for forgetting anniversaries, birthdays, and, if you get this far, probably the birth of your first-born. You'll need friends with unending patience who pretend never to get sick of listening to your endless venting and complaints.
Some will be extremely rare, others will be more mundane. They will be certain they have it (no second opinions necessary.) Med school can, and will, turn even the sanest into a hypochondriac. Believe me, it's going to get bad...you'll watch yourself transform into the anal retentive person you swore you'd never become.
But, just because it’s difficult doesn’t mean it has to completely impossible. University of Louisville School of Medicine Lindsay Smith is a Class of 2016 medical student and an aspiring cat lady. Her present interests include but are not limited to: pizza, Lord of the Rings references, bad puns, tattoos and sharks.
She enjoys finding the humor inherent in the life of a medical student and the process of becoming a physician.
During these times, I would read my past journal entries, searching for the relationship that so often seemed out of reach.
Our first date was meeting for brunch on his one day off that month.