French toast adventures
- By: Marcela Castillo-Rama
One of these days we will all be proper doctors. But let's face it, who during their years at medical school has not had the occasional ‘most embarrassing moment’ that they will remember for life? Let me share mine with you.
My best friend and I were sent away from Sheffield to a district general hospital to do our paediatrics attachment. We had heard that we would get great teaching and wonderful accommodation at this hospital. New, big, ensuite rooms with phone and television. All this, plus a fully equipped kitchen. Nice. My kind of hospital. Or so I thought, until some supreme power in the NHS conspired against us and we got stuck in the old, unrefurbished block with the peculiar shower and the odd kitchen. Typical.
Being absolutely pathetic cooks, and now with the excuse of having a poorly equipped kitchen, we decided to be practical and not