Small things


Another year, another reason for not being able to attend a family wedding. This has been my story for years, ever since I ventured into medical school.

The committed nature of my job, incessant career-advancing examinations have constantly kept me apart from family. The sea of information in which we medical professionals drown keeps us wholly disconnected from the realities of life.

I just received an e-invitation for my cousin’s wedding today. I was hopeful of travel restrictions easing out earlier this year, but that has not been the case. That would mean I would no longer be able to attend her wedding physically. So much has been lost in this pandemic. I can easily curl into my corner of all the small things I wish I could do. But duty calls, and we move on.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: