“Call Your Wife; Then Fight Like Hell”

A too familiar ‘Goodbye maybe’ Covid story

Brooke Kochel RN
Sep 2, 2021 · 2 min read
Self Care on a Bathroom Floor: by Brooke Kochel

Sometimes I sit on the floor of the hospital bathroom at the end of a shift and will myself to peel off the emotions, along with all the layers of gear, and leave them at the door. It’s far too heavy and not my sweet family’s cross to bear.