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Forget Walmart: People Watch in the Hospital Waiting Room

Being alone together

Photo by Bhavyata Nimavat from Pexels

If all the world is a stage, then a hospital waiting room is the overflow from the casting call.

When my husband had surgery several years ago pre-COVID-19, I spent hours in the waiting area. I’m sure my obsessive crocheting, compulsively checking my pager, (a pager! like at a restaurant! “Gurney for…

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Judey Kalchik

Judey Kalchik

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