A lot of people feel alone. They feel like they don’t have a connection to those around them.
I know how that feels. When I was younger I spent a lot of time in and out of hospitals, I didn’t get a whole lot of practice socializing with people my own age.
Spending most of my time with doctors, nurses and my mom made me feel alienated when it came time to engage with others at my school.
But there was an upside.
Doctors and nurses are some of the most caring people you will ever meet. They are intelligent, polite and empathetic. Every time I was in their care I felt appreciated and important. They were family to me.
I’ve wondered what made my connection with these people so deep and profound. I can still picture the faces and emotions associated with so many of the beautiful people I…
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