The Demise of Sympathy

Photo by Caleb Shong on Unsplash

Sometimes you just want somebody to feel bad for you.

I thought about going to see my nurse-practitioner to tell her I don’t feel good. I can’t sleep. Everything hurts. I don’t have any energy.

But then I think about the last time I saw her. She and her medical assistant looked like…

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Bev Potter

Bev Potter

Legal secretary by day, insomniac by night. BA, MA. Humor, pop culture, and things that make you think. My weekly-ish newsletter is bevpotter.substack.com.