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From Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul Second Dose

Contents

Introduction

1. DEFINING MOMENTS

Hope Jeri Darby

Pilar Terry Evans

Memories of Polo Sharon T. Hinton

Nurse Nancy Nancy Barnes

Welcome to War Emily Morris

Confessions of a CNO Val Gokenbach

2. HEART OF A NURSE

The Exchange Cyndi S. Schatzman

Christmas in July Kathleen E. Jones

Sacred Moments Jude L. Fleming

Nurse, Heal Thyself Patty Smith Hall

A Nurse’s Touch Maryjo Faith Morgan

Finding Christ in a Hospice Father Gent Ullrich as told to John Fagley

Halloween Jean Kirnak

Miss Benjamin Miriam Hill

The Day “Doc” Goss Became a Nurse Patrick Mendoza

Goodnight, Harry Harry J. as told to Daniel James

Comforter Cindy Hval

3. LOVE

Perfect Child Diana M. Amadeo

Child’s Therapy Barbara Haile

A Sign of Love Annisha Asaph

Katie Gail Wenos

Winter’s Story Christine Linton

Serendipity? Tori Nichols

Billie Kerrie G. Weitzel

No Reply Marlene Caroselli

4. CHALLENGES

Mirachelle Ruth Bredbenner

Mother and Nurse Mary Pennington

The Other Side of the Bed Cyndi S. Schatzman

A Dose of Compassion Karen Fisher-Alaniz

Chimes of Joy Judy Bailey

Tom’s Mountain Brian O’Malley

To Kunuri and Back Jean Kirnak

Back to Life L. Sue Booth

Stumbling onto Something Real Barbara Bartlein

Do That Voodoo That You Do So Well Karen Rowinsky

A Nurse’s Prayer Ruth Kephart

5. BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY

The Promise Gina Hamor

I Can’t Go to Heaven Yet Sue Henley

Making the Grade Susan Fae Malkin

The New Grad Vanessa Bruce Ingold

John Doe L. Sue Booth

A Heart for Haiti Anna M. DeWitt as told to Twink DeWitt

MERCI Helen French as told to LeAnn Thieman

A Relay of Control Flo LeClair

The Tale of the Sale Kathy Brown

6. LESSONS

The Creepy Visitor Joyce Seabolt

Janet David Avrin

A Lesson in Saying Good-bye Barbara Scales

One Patient Peggy Krepp

There Is Nun Better Ronald P. Culberson

Fish Therapy Daniel James

Bridge to a Silent World Margaret Hevel

The Survivor Mary Clare Lockman

This Is Bill Susan Stava

The Value of Time Lillie D. Shockney

7. MATTER OF PERSPECTIVE

Fifty-Fifty L. Sue Booth

A Necessary Change Anne Johnson

Catch of the Day Carol McAdoo Rehme

Saving the Best Till Last Delores Treffer

Gang-Style Carla Tretheway as told to Eva Marie Everson

100 Kathleen D. Pagana

This Is the Way We Brush Our Teeth Beverly Houseman

An Alien Named Maria Cheryl Herndon

Two Choices Glenna Anderson Muse

8. DIVINE INTERVENTION

Do You Hear the Bells? Judy Whorton

A Mysterious Intervention Margaret Lang with NancyMadson

Laura’s Story Patricia J. Gardner

The Infant Thea Picklesimer as told to Sandra P. Aldrich

I See Glory Sue Henley

Our Daily Bread Sharon Weinland Georges as told to Judith Weinland Justice

Another Wavelength Anne Wilson

I’m Going to Die! Kathy B. Dempsey

His Heart Thea Picklesimer as told to Sandra P. Aldrich

9. HOPE

The Reason Tracy Crump

An Easter Lesson Sylvia Martinez as told to Barbara Cueto

A Peaceful Day Ivani Greppi

Chimes in the Snow Carol Shenold

The Lifeline Tracy Crump

My Name Is John John as told to Kelly Martindale

New Life Thomas Winkel

Sustained Me Wendy Young

Optimistic Light Jessica Kennedy

10. THANK YOU

God Supplies Angels Susan Lugli

To School Nurses Ellen Javernick

Angels of Mercy Lola Di Giulio De Maci

To the Nurse Who Served in Vietnam Kerry Pardue

God’s Hand James E. Robinson

Knowing Your Limits Frank Serigano

Thanking Ruby Jacqueline Gray Carrico

Thank You for Your Care Denise A. Dewald

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