Please tell me why you dreamed of being a nurse from a young age - page 3

Hi everyone! I love being a nurse! However, I am that nurse who did not dream of becoming a nurse as a child. Even when I worked in the nursing home (a job that I loved), I swore that I would... Read More

  1. by   Nascar nurse
    Ok, I'm the oddball here. I'm the one that wanted to be a nurse from the age of 6. I don't know why, I had absolutely no outside influence. No one was sick, no one in my family had ever had a college education. My Dad tried to tell me nursing would be hard & "gross" with horrible hours but as the years passed & I never changed my mind he became one of my biggest supporters.
    My favorite TV program was Quincy MD as a very young child.

    I'm not a sappy kind of person by any means but I can't help but believe I got put on this earth to take care of people. At 46 I still can't imagine doing anything else.
  2. by   avhoney
    Thank you to everyone who posted! Thank you for sharing your stories!