I Love My Job, But Have Become a Cynic Because of It

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    My Job Is Making Me Cynical

    When I first started in the medical field I had so much compassion for everyone, wanting to hear all about the person who was sick or hurt and their circumstances leading to their visit to the doctor. Well, for over a decade now I have heard the same stories over and over, with...
    loyd loyd
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Apr 24, 2008

    I Adore My Job At Times

    As with all jobs, it has its up side and down side. It can be surreal, it can be heartbreaking and yet you don't seem to be able to respond in the appropriate way as you have to bear a professional face, detached yet caring and helpful and I fear that then extends into my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Sep 10, 2008
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