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I Am An Emergency Room Nurse

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    I'm An Er Nurse

    I have been a nurse for 23 years and have worked in the ER since '91. I've seen a lot of tragedy, but mostly I've seen a lot more stupidity.
    joren joren 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 1, 2007

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    I think I like "I like the ranting room" a lot ! Good read and funny and I can visualise it in my mind :) Can't say much about the other rooms :( I just choose the one I like that...
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    i felt a presence inside my room even if there's no one there but me. I accidentally got a pic of an entity when i took pic inside my room. This pic.........looks like a ghost but...
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    I've been a nurse for 8 years. My late wife was a nurse for fifteen years before I went to nursing school. Life without her, with my new wife, is both good and bad, happy and sad.
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    Urology nurse, are there any urology nurses available for a chat please? I have a question and would like some answers.
    wheels1972 wheels1972 41-45, M Jul 3

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    Sometimes I really don't want to be a nurse anymore it's a thankless job where you work yourself to death at least at my job and ever morning it's a meeting about everything wrong...
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    Yes ...I admire nurses. Most work long hours and are very under appreciated people. God bless you for what you do, it's very important..... Thank you to all the nurses out there...
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    I have been an LPN now for 4 years after having been a care aide for 5 years and all I can say is that I am trying desperately to get out of this horrible cult .. I truly hate my...
    moxy730 moxy730 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I got fired from a desk job at a nurse call center in February. I had the job for 6 years. It was right after my last back surgery. The doctor said I had to leave floor nursing b/c...
    msrani msrani 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    I'm currently a full-time university student attending a "commuter" (most students live at home and commute to campus) university in a big, expensive city. Yesterday, I was...
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    I could be in one room, walk down the hall, and enter a room. Pop! the reason for me being in here escaped me completely. So I walk back out and sit where I was previously and...
    PinkyC PinkyC 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    cb21 cb21 22-25, M Jul 8

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    I have been staying in my room for 3 days now...maybe 4....I have been doing much els sleeping, eating and watching grey's anatomy, I'm so sad I just don't wanna socialize with...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 12

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    We are in the same room that is split on half with a sheet in the middle of our room, I'm so horny, I don't wanna get caught, my sister is 21 and I'm 16
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    His name is Louis, and he's the "keep to himself" sort. I give him the benefit of the doubt and assume he is prone to social anxiety as opposed to snobbery. I think that's what...
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    LilyOrlovsky LilyOrlovsky 13-15, F 8 Responses Jun 29

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    I'm gay and want to be tied In a gay boys locker room
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    goodniteteen21 goodniteteen21 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    BigMacLA BigMacLA 31-35, M Jul 6

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    Yeah I won't lie I'm down so where's this room at ??
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    I'm a teen, not allowed to really do anything, leave the house, go down the street even. I sit on my laptop in my room every single day, with a few exceptions.
    Kessae Kessae 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm so tired, HOW DO I GO ON?¿? I haven't actually cleaned it out in like, 3 years? I actually made a deal with my mom that I could go out with my boyfriend if I cleaned my room...
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    xoHrabina xoHrabina 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    He just asked me to shut myself in my room while he brings a girl in. That really hurt.
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    It hasn't happened in about 5 years or so ,but it's gotten so bad I need to do it ,I mightn't come out if this alive ,wish me luck
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F 17 hrs ago

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    DOORWAYS CAUSE YOU TO FORGET THINGS!
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    This experience explains my life so much it's so sad lmaoooo
    osnapitzama osnapitzama 16-17, F 5 Responses Jul 1

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    I wish... I'm the first to comment though. Wooooo
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=I0pf8AxCVuk Okay loving this song and dance !!!!!
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