• The nurses, I have already learned, are the ones who give us the answers we’re desperate for. Unlike the doctors, who fidget like they need to be somewhere else, the nurses patiently answer us as if we are the first set of parents to ever have this kind of meeting with them, instead of the thousandth.

    Jodi Picoult (2009). “My Sister's Keeper: A Novel”, p.72, Simon and Schuster