The Five Day Nursing Strike

For five long and exhausting days last week Miss Olive went on nursing strike. Check me out writing that with no hint of hysteria! Last week, there was most definitely hysteria ... and tears, and snot and sobbing, and soul searching, and hope and despair. This tale of woe starts last Sunday when Miss Olive started to cut her first tooth. At her evening nursing session, she erupted into a rabid, drooling fit of rage which I just chalked up to bad timing....more