welcome

Call me Sueyi.
Call me Sue-Sue.
Call me Sue.
Just don't call me lil fry.

A 19 yr old :

Finding her niche in the passionate world of white coats and stethoscopes.

Missing Malaysian food so badly, that she drowns her sorrow by surfing food blogs.

Who watches scary movies only with friends who have high pain threshold (from all that pinching)

Who has very cold extremities, ask my stimulated patients, oops sorry, "simulated patients"

Who loves a good laugh with candid, thick-skinned friends

Who cannot stay surrounded by 4 walls for more than a few hours

Who loves her loved ones so so much


:)

shout outs



endless wishes

char siew bao.

blueberry muffins.

hot Milo and crackers.

a neverending supply of Daddy's socks.

Bear hugs. Warm kisses. Lots of Love.

My own beach chalet.

Bubble baths.

Shining sun and rainbows.

Sexy stilettos.

Dancing.

Me

I wear socks.Even with heels.

I play with my earlobes.

I have a Mongolian mole.

My family means the world to me. "Family means no one gets left behind"

I like cheekiness. You cheeky, me cheeky.

I heart my close friends, the ones who know me in and out, the ones who've grown with me.

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and when she speaks

Monday, July 20, 2009

A patient with cancer of the bone; removed her tail bone, had some screws and plate put into her spine... then a complication developed- she had a fistula formation; connecting her colon to the outside of her skin; draining poop and blood.

She described to us; sometimes having the need to digging out the poop from the fistula. Whilst she was telling us her story, she looked so fatigued; so drained; all blood drained away from her pale lifeless skinny face. She lost so much blood- and she needed blood transfusions from us.

Sometimes when life deals you a blow you can barely imagine; with cancer- then to surgery; and a complication from that procedure; and then this: a life-long relationship with a stoma (bag draining poop from a hole out of your body) ...... how do you go on?

My patients never fail to cease to amaze me with their strength; determination; courage and the will to find meaning in life.

And for that; I take my hat out to so many of my patients.

Friday: My senior resident and attending switched today; and funnily enough- now; the team consists of 3 chinese faces (lol) I find it amusing really; cos we're the only group made out with people of the same ethnicity :)

Finally got the opportunity to talk to my close friends back at home using Skype.
Kathryn. Sakthi. I miss them all :)

Sat: Went shopping at State Street; was pretty efficient in getting what I needed. I bought 6 pieces altogether; and couldn't be happier :) Came home; joined Karl and Mark at this lunch place at River North called 'Carmines' and their chocolate brownie with ice-cream was indulgent :) Came home; caught up with Aaron for a movie '500 days with summer' and dinner at this Irish pub bar. The movie was pretty entertaining; and it was a realistic love romantic comedy :) I quite liked it; even though I didn't see the ending coming!! *hehe, I'm so slow*
Came home; joined Brian in front of the TV; cos he couldn't sleep!! So I ended up konking on the couch whilst we were watching 'The gringe who stole christmas' LOL.... and went to bed at 2.30am.

Sunday: This was planned for the night before at the last minute. So early in the morning; barely eight hours of sleeping; Brian was knocking on my door-waking me up *-.-'* Went to pick up Cheah and Raina- we caught everyone at a yummy brunch place called M.Henry. *mmm....* did some Vietnamese grocery shopping with three of them; and then left for some pingpong at Gaurang's place with some space for tong yuen *glutinous rice balls with sesame filling* and mooncake :) and then; off for dinner at a Vietnamese place called Bon Bon *laughs*
Slept; watch TV and had late supper :) :)

Off to collecting my table tomorrow from UPS *bugger* luckily Cheah is so nice to offer company and help tomorrow.... :) :) I'm looking forward to my yoghurt and granola dose tomorrow for brunch :) then some sleep before work at 7pm! :)

MUMMYYYYY: thanks for the skype call.
As usual; she starts off with some nagging; some mini lectures- a few scarily-toned statements on what I should be doing *lol, sorry MUM* then, off to loving, warm, mother to daughter heart to heart talk. Which I miss doing. And haven't been doing much since starting real medicine work instead of the pap smears I was doing previously.

I love you all.


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