Medicine

Last updated on: July 6th, 2021

With age

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"Well, alright then. See you later I guess," says your patient's son, who is clearly not thrilled about your decision not to declare his father mentally incompetent.


As he wheels him out of the office, his father, a 93-year old man you've known for years, gives you a wink.


This reminds you how much you love your work, and that after all, it is the kind and frail elderly that are your priority - not their occasionally ungrateful family members.