Recalibrate

“Sister, the potassium level is 6.1 in this blood sample!” It’s a medical emergency. But the senior ICU nurse, bent over paperwork at her desk, didn’t even raise her head. “Recalibrate the machine and repeat the test.” The process takes 3 minutes. A chastened junior nurse returned with the second blood report. “It’s only 3.5 … Read more

Compatibility

  • She likes her coffee weak and sweet; I prefer mine strong and black.
  • She loves sour tasting stuff like gooseberries and raw mangoes; I like other flavors like grapes and ripe mangoes.
  • She enjoys being outdoors and traveling; I’m a homebody who’s happier curled up with a book.
  • She copes poorly with stress; I thrive on it.
  • She likes horror and drama movies; I watch comedies and thrillers.
  • She needs a good 8 hours of sleep a night; I’m comfortable with barely five.

The list just goes on and on.

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