Scrubs

Finding the silver lining during a no good, very bad day

0

If anything helps a person home in on the things that really matter, it’s nursing.
That said, there are still those days when you definitely have to work to see the glass as half full—days when you’ve been giving…and giving…and giving (to the hundredth power), but good karma is apparently backlogged, because nobody is cuttin’ you any slack, not even the vending machine, which ate your change.

And so you slip into a foul mood (you’re only human, after all).

That said, it’s important to remember, even during times like these, that there is a bright side. Feel like you could use a little help spotting the silver lining? Let’s break down a typical no good, very bad day on the job with an eye for the good.

 

1. Your alarm goes off roughly five hours after you’ve fallen asleep. Your first instinct is panic and confusion.

giphy.com

The bright side?

You were so exhausted when you arrived home from your shift that you fell asleep eating slice #2 of the pizza you ordered. Which leaves EIGHT SLICES for today’s breakfast and lunch.

giphy.com

 

2. You were in a rush this morning, and you left your coffee mug on the counter.

giphy.com

However, it could be worse.

You could have remembered said coffee, only to spill it all over your clean scrubs while making a sharp left.

Scrubs Editor
The Scrubs Staff would love to hear your ideas for stories! Please submit your articles or story ideas to us here.

    Why you should look forward to the bad days in nursing school (really!)

    Previous article

    The 10 Best Instagram Accounts You Must Follow

    Next article

    You may also like

    Comments

    Leave a reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    More in Scrubs