The Day I Learned to Give Myself Grace

If it’s worth doing, isn’t it worth doing well?

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“Once, I performed a rectal examination on a patient, but I kept thinking something felt wrong.”

She paused, and her college-age audience waited eagerly for her conclusion — after all, a rectal examination-gone-wrong story told by an ER doctor was more interesting than the weather or politics.