For the past week, while the kids were on spring break, I had the thirty minute commute to the clinic and back all by myself. I purposely kept the radio off which soon made me I realize how difficult it is to be alone with my thoughts. As my mind began traveling down a path I was not comfortable with I would absently reach for my phone, remember I was driving, then put it back down.
Interestingly, much of the time was spent thinking about a comment from an Australian surgeon that I came across thanks to Knife Before Wife Before Life.
As said by Dr. Gabrielle McMullen, an Australian vascular surgeon: