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Waiting for Godot in Examining Room #7

I realized a few things

Photo by the author, Mark Tulin

While waiting in Room 7, I told myself not to get angry at my doctor because he was running late. Instead, I kept giving him the benefit of the doubt. Maybe he had a patient who needed extra attention. Have a little compassion, I told myself — but I was losing patience fast.




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Mark Tulin

Mark Tulin

A California writer/photographer whose dreams are more vivid than his waking life. Poetry, Humor, Sexuality, and Fiction —

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