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In Intensive Care: More Poetry and Prose by Nurses, sixty-five nurses from places as diverse as California and Alaska, South America and Europe, tell us in tough, revealing poems and prose what it's like to be on the front lines of health care. These nurses, both men and women, speak to us from intensive care units and operating rooms, from patients' homes and storefront c ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 26th 2003 by University Of Iowa Press
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I read poems from this book all the time, but the one I keep the closest to me is "A Moment in the History of Nursing" by Frances Araujo.

. . ."I believe in certain things: that we live each other's lives, and that we belong to one another. And I believe that all human beings, given enough time, will move toward love. I believe that every life, no matter how brief or how long or how complicated it looks on the outside, is, in its own way, perfect.". ..
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