Monday, October 18, 2004

Don't get me wrong. I'm happy with my life. In a way. I feel privileged to be where I'm at now. I make a decent living, and have a good career. But sometimes, being so far away from home, and not finding that person to 'click' with here, I catch myself wondering.
Yes, my advisor is trying to get me interested in pancreatic islet transplant for type I diabetics. And should I decide to go into that, I'll be one of the handful physicians in the world qualified to talk about it.
But on the other hand, I feel like so much is missing in my life. My older brother recently had a son. The cutest baby ever. Why do I feel like I'm making so big a sacrifice of my social and personal life, in the name of my career?
Why do I feel like something's missing from my life?

3 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Maybe because you are afraid to fail as a doctor.Afraid of mistakes. So you work very hard.

Maya

8:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Put aside your Asian "kiasu"-ism! ;) Then u will live happily!

9:31 PM  
Blogger chwee said...

Hang on there!Of course you will find the correct person to love with. Do not follow your heart, but your mind in getting involve in a serious and committed relationship. Trust me, once you find the correct person...Everyday is Valentine Day for you! Have faith ya!

10:31 AM  

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