What Do You Want to Be

What Do You Want to Be - Veronique Nydam 1 What Do You Want...

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Veronique Nydam What Do You Want to Be, and Why? 1 What Do You Want to Be, and Why? As a child I was always frightened of getting hurt. I would avoid playing games with other children if I thought it might hurt me. But I realized that I couldn’t always sit on the side lines, so I overcame my fear and joined in anyway. As I played with my peers and did get hurt I always had someone there to take care of me and make the pain go away. So I decided that the person who was making it all better was an absolute hero! I decided that I wanted to be that hero. I wanted to be the person who was helping, and making all the pain go away. So I decided that I wanted to be a doctor. As I got older my ridiculous fear abated somewhat, but it never went away completely. Not only did my fear abate but I came to realize that sometimes in order to make a pain go away, I would need to inflict another pain. Being such a pain-a-phob I could never hurt another person intentionally. So becoming a doctor was just completely out of the question, until
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