seminga (white girl)

11 Jul

i was in the maternity ward the other day, examining a baby, when a young man (who is a nurse) greeted me.  i smiled, and replied to his greeting, then continued to examine the little one.

a couple minutes later, he looked over to me again, as he prepared a bath for one of the newborns.

“how do you bathe?” he asked.

“you mean, how do i bathe the babies?” i responded.

“no, i mean, how do you bathe yourself?”

“well, i shower usually.”

“with soap? with a big fluffy sponge?” he questioned.

“yes, with soap.  i just rub it on,” i replied, quite confused at where this conversation was going.

“well, then… how do you get your skin so white?”



3 Responses to “seminga (white girl)”

  1. Tommy Tucker July 11, 2011 at 11:10 pm #

    Hey girls – sounds like you have been working hard. God seems to be providing many opportunities for your faith to grow. Keep relying on his wisdom and I know He will bring some miracles your way. We will continue to pray for all your patients and their families and you and Courtney. Can’t wait to see all your pictures and hear all the stories.
    Stay strong. Love you guys! Dad

  2. Doug Whitmore July 12, 2011 at 8:23 am #

    Good morning, faithful ones. We are praying for you, for wisdom & understanding, for skill, for creativity.

    Thanks for your communications to us all. Your story, Court, is especially fun as a Whitmore girl, huh?

    Love you all. Keep up the good work!

    Dad W / Doug

  3. Brittany July 13, 2011 at 5:53 pm #

    It was Francis who asked you this, huh? Haha

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