8 am: Late by few minutes. Domestic issues.
9 am: Paediatric case of diarrhoea and vomiting. 16 was the mother’s age. A little perturbed and keeping a straight face
10 am: Alerted to presenting complaints. Saved a resident time and effort
11am: Resolved to pick up some Spanish.
12am: Long chat for a good letter of reference.
1pm: 17 out of 29 correct. Middle of the stack of residents.
2 pm: Interview for a research post.
3pm: Call from another place.
4pm: Resume was called impressive.
5pm: E-mails and phone calls.
6pm-12:30 pm One and half hour drive back and forth, one emergency eye operation observed.
1 am Last game of scrabble.
1:30 am Exhaustion, contentment, hope, looking forward to tomorrow.